Preemie diets linked to IQ
What a premature male infant eats in the first month of life can have long-term intellectual impact.
Lucas, A., R. Morley, and T.J. Cole. 1998. Randomised trial of early diet in preterm babies and later intelligence quotient. British Medical Journal 317(Nov. 28):1481.
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From Science News, Vol. 154, No. 23, December 5, 1998, p. 358. Copyright Ó 1998 by Science Service.
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