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Fathers Should Watch What They Eat Before Conceiving

By | Tue, 12/10/2013 - 19:18

A study found that male mice with vitamin B9, or folate, deficiencies had significantly more offspring with birth defects — showing the importance of a healthier male diet before conception.

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How Does Modernization Explain The Current Allergy Epidemic?

By | Mon, 11/11/2013 - 18:10

The microbial challenges a farm setting provides could help farmers stave off allergies, thereby providing clues for treatment.

Infants Show Signs Of Preverbal Empathy For Others

In Early Stages, Infants Show Preverbal Signs Of Sympathy For Others

By | Wed, 06/12/2013 - 19:52

Even before learning to talk, infants appear to develop a rudimentary capability to sympathize with others.

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Delayed Growth in Childhood Linked to Longer Lifespan

By | Thu, 12/13/2012 - 10:34

The slower you grow, the longer you live, a new study suggests.