Daily Archives: October 3, 2013

Smoking during pregnancy may increase risk of bipolar disorder in offspring

Smoking during pregnancy may increase risk of bipolar disorder in offspring
Researchers at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and the Department of Epidemiology at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, in collaboration with scientists at the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland …
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FDA to review Merck's new fertility treatment

FDA to review Merck's new fertility treatment
If approved, the drug would be the first of its kind for use in a fertility treatments, Merck said. In October, the company announced results of a late-stage study of corifollitropin alfa on 1,390 women aged 35 to 42, in which the drug achieved a …
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49th Chicago International Film Festival Includes '12 Years a Slave', World

49th Chicago International Film Festival Includes '12 Years a Slave', World
CHICAGO, IL (September 17, 2013) – The 49th Chicago International Film Festival announced today the full lineup of films selected to screen in the International Feature, New Directors, Docufest, After Dark, Q Hugo, and Short Film Competitions. The …
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