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Nutritionist says premature death is preventable with this diet – Fox Business

Americans have yet to decrease their consumption of processed meat as they did nearly two decades ago, according new a study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Continue Reading Below Dr. Michael Greger, a plant based physician and author of “How Not To Die,” has identified certain foods that that… Read More »

Black premature babies face racial disparities in healthcare, study says

Adobe Stock Images Black preemies face higher chances that they will receive poor prenatal care than white, Asian-American and Hispanic babies, and this is partially due to the quality of their parents’ healthcare as well as segregation, according to a JAMA Pediatrics study released last week. The study looked at black newborn babies born prematurely… Read More »

Nutrient supplement 'boosts growth of breastfed premature babies'

A supplement given to breastfed premature babies after they leave hospital can prevent weight loss at a crucial time in their development, a small study suggests. Doctors in Southampton found eight weeks of extra nutrients led to better growth in babies a year later. It also gave mothers confidence and encouraged them to continue breastfeeding,… Read More »