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Asthma Increases Pregnancy Wait

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Women with asthma take longer to get pregnant, according to a study
Asthma increases the time it takes for a woman to get pregnant, a study has shown.
The risk of delay is greater in women over the age of 30, and whose condition is untreated.

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Thieves Hijacking Malaria Drugs in Africa

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Wall Street Journal U.S. investigators are leading a probe into the widespread theft and black-market resale of malaria drugs donated to Africa by the U.S. government. Organized theft is plaguing the multibillion-dollar aid

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Diabetes in China Overtakes the US

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The percentage of adults in China with diabetes surpassed that of the United States in 2010, with almost 12 percent suffering from the disease, driven largely by economic prosperity, researchers said.

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Iron supplements do not boost malaria risk

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Global health experts have warned against giving iron supplements in areas where malaria is rampant, but a study Tuesday found no rise in cases of the mosquito-borne disease among children who took iron.

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