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Vitamin C Blocks Leukemia Progression in Mice

By Aggie Mika | August 17, 2017

High-dose vitamin C injections reverse the effects of a leukemia-promoting genetic deficiency.

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image: Clamping Cords Too Soon?

Clamping Cords Too Soon?

By Kate Yandell | July 16, 2013

A review study indicates that clamping umbilical cords immediately after birth, rather than waiting a few minutes, may increase the risk of iron and hemoglobin deficiency in infants.


image: Iron Builds a Better Brain

Iron Builds a Better Brain

By Ruth Williams | January 9, 2012

Brain imaging and gene analyses in twins reveal that white matter integrity is linked to an iron homeostasis gene.


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