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  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

    Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is a condition in which women who drink alcohol heavily during pregnancy, especial ...

    Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is a condition in which women who drink alcohol heavily during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester (first 3 months), have an increased risk of delivering a newborn ...

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  • Fiber

    Fiber - Substances found in certain plant foods which:   help to move these foods through the body m ...

    Fiber - Substances found in certain plant foods which:   help to move these foods through the body more quickly, and   increase the bulk of the stool   They do both things because they ...

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  • Fibroids

    Fibroids are growths or tumors in or around the uterus (usually in the wall of the uterus) that are rarel ...

    Fibroids are growths or tumors in or around the uterus (usually in the wall of the uterus) that are rarely cancerous. The reason they develop is unknown. They are made up of muscle and fibrous (contai ...

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  • Flu

    Flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by the influenza viruses. The virus can cause mild and sev ...

    Flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by the influenza viruses. The virus can cause mild and severe illness, and all degrees in between. The best way to prevent the Flu is to take a flu vacci ...

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  • Focus Groups

    Focus Groups are carefully planned group discussions in a comfortable environment with a special focus or ...

    Focus Groups are carefully planned group discussions in a comfortable environment with a special focus or purpose.  They promote discussion among group members in order to understand their knowledge, ...

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  • Folic acid

    Folic acid is a vitamin found in many foods, and multivitamins. Folic acid helps prevent the newborn from ...

    Folic acid is a vitamin found in many foods, and multivitamins. Folic acid helps prevent the newborn from having birth defects of the spine and brain, but only if a woman takes it BEFORE she gets preg ...

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