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Choline supplementation may hold the answers to combatting Alzheimer's disease
25 September 2019 - The Guardian - How a pioneering study of child health has influenced a generation of parents
20 September 2019 - Pulmonology Advisor - Prenatal Oxidative Balance Affects Allergic Disease and Asthma into Adolescence
Early maternal anemia tied to intellectual disability, ADHD and autism
12 September 2019 - MedicalXpress - New study on omega-3 fatty acid supplements and preterm birth prevention
Study: Vitamin D may reduce risk of pre‐eclampsia, gestational diabetes, and more
Could we be overlooking a potential choline crisis in the United Kingdom?
High fat 'fast food' diet during pregnancy slows learning in offspring, rat study suggests
'High-fat' diet in utero protects against Alzheimer's later, study shows in mice
26 August 2019 - Science Daily - From cradle to grave: Postnatal overnutrition linked to aging
21 August 2019 - MedicalXpress - Can pomegranate juice protect the infant brain?
Could fluoride be bad for your baby during pregnancy?
2 August 2019 - Nutraingredients - Danish Food Agency increases iodine in salt to combat rising deficiency
Expectant mothers can mitigate the impact of marijuana on baby's brain development - with more choline
29 July 2019 - MedicalXpress - Midwives and nurse-midwives may underestimate the dangers of prenatal alcohol use
Could eating fibre during pregnancy help tackle autoimmune disease burden?
24 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - Too much sodium, not enough vitamins and minerals in diets of pregnant women
20 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - Processed foods may hold key to rise in autism
17 June 2019 - Nutraingredients - UK Government to press ahead with folic acid flour fortification
17 June 2019 - Nutraingredients - Researchers reveal issues with WHO recommended pregnancy supplements
10 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - Drinking alcohol even at conception damages placenta development: study
10 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - New report card could mark governments' progress in improving preconception health
10 June 2019 - The Conversation - Drinking alcohol at conception shown to harm rats – new study
5 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - Are artificial sweeteners putting kids at risk for asthma?
26 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Don't overdo omega-6 fat consumption during pregnancy
14 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Prior eating disorders linked to long-term depression risk for mothers
13 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Maternal microbes mediate diet-derived damage
Questioning Answers - Neurodevelopmental effects of prenatal vitamin D in humans
7 May 2019 - Science Daily - Maternal nut consumption during pregnancy linked to improvements in neurodevelopment in children
1 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Hospital study shows in just a decade, proportion of pregnant women with obesity has doubled
Systematic review shows child overweight or obesity risk is more than trebled by maternal obesity prior to pregnancy
26 April 2019 - Science Daily - No safe amount of alcohol during pregnancy, suggest researchers
26 April 2019 - Science Daily - Breastfeeding boosts metabolites important for brain growth
10 April 2019 - MedicalXpress - Breast milk analyses show new opportunities for reducing risk of childhood obesity
Psychology Today - The Brain Needs Animal Fat
28 March 2019 - MedicalXpress - Maternal diet during pregnancy may modulate the risk of ADHD symptoms in children
14 March 2019 - MedicalXpress - Expectant mothers can prevent fetal brain problems caused by the flu, study finds
27 February 2019 - Nutraingredients - Adequate prenatal omega-3 intake can vastly lower preterm birth risk: DSM expert
27 February 2019 - MedicalXpress - Prenatal vitamins might lower risk of second child with autism
Maternal smoking during pregnancy increases risk of ADHD among offspring up to 3-fold
22 February 2019 - MedicalXpress - Clinical trial: Prenatal DHA prevents blood-pressure increase from obesity during childhood
7 February 2019 - MedicalXpress - Could omega-3 fatty acids help prevent miscarriages?
6 February 2019 - Nutraingredients - Omega-3 intakes among ‘vulnerable populations’ well below recommended levels: Study
22 January 2019 - MedicalXpress - Breastmilk sugars differ in pregnant women on probiotics
22 January 2019 - Nutraingredients - Nutritional habit change urged in pregnant women as omega-3 intakes ‘very low’
6 December 2018 - MedicalXpress - Link between neonatal vitamin D deficiency and schizophrenia confirmed
29 November 2018 - MedicalXpress - Caffeinated beverages during pregnancy linked to lower birth weight babies
29 November 2018 - MedicalXpress - First UK estimates of children who could have conditions caused by drinking in pregnancy
26 November 2018 - MedicalXpress - How bacteria and breastmilk could be our best allies against allergy and asthma
15 November 2018 - The Conversation - Omega-3 supplements in pregnancy reduce the risk of premature birth