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Beware: Pollution can make you obese

74859 Researchers have discovered a link between the levels of certain environmental pollutants that a person accumulates in his or her body and their level of obesity.   “We found that people with higher levels of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) were quantitatively more obese and also showed higher levels of cholesterol and triglycerides,” said lead… Seguir Leyendo Beware: Pollution can make you obese

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Beware: Pollution can make you obese

74859 Researchers have discovered a link between the levels of certain environmental pollutants that a person accumulates in his or her body and their level of obesity.   “We found that people with higher levels of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) were quantitatively more obese and also showed higher levels of cholesterol and triglycerides,” said lead… Seguir Leyendo Beware: Pollution can make you obese

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Here’s why you should not rush into cutting the umbilical cord

75205 Delaying the cutting of umbilical cord in newborns by two minutes leads to a better development of the baby during the first days of life, shows a study.The time in cutting the umbilical cord, also called umbilical cord clampling, influences the resistance to oxidative stress in newborns, the findings showed.   Oxidative stress refers… Seguir Leyendo Here’s why you should not rush into cutting the umbilical cord

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Here’s why you should not rush into cutting the umbilical cord

75205 Delaying the cutting of umbilical cord in newborns by two minutes leads to a better development of the baby during the first days of life, shows a study.The time in cutting the umbilical cord, also called umbilical cord clampling, influences the resistance to oxidative stress in newborns, the findings showed.   Oxidative stress refers… Seguir Leyendo Here’s why you should not rush into cutting the umbilical cord

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Eat fish for intelligent baby

abies born to women who ate more fish during pregnancy scored higher in verbal intelligence and fine motor skill tests and also fared better socially.   The study, which presented these findings, was conducted under the auspices of the NUTRIMENTHE project (Effect of diet on offspring’s cognitive development), coordinated by Cristina Campoy Folgoso, paediatrics professor… Seguir Leyendo Eat fish for intelligent baby