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Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) may be able to attenuate the immune response in a neonate and subsequently affect allergy status. This systematic review compared omega-3 PUFA to placebo during pregnancy and/or lactation on allergic disease in childhood. Based on data from 5 randomized controlled trials, supplementation during lactation did not prevent allergy. However, supplementation...
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This study aimed to investigate the link betwene serum phosphate levels with obesity and insulin resistance in children (n=298). The levels of phosphate were significantly lower in 6-12 yr old obese participants than controls (p<0.05). Furthermore, there was a negative correlation between phosphate levels and homeostatis model of insulin resistance (p=0.02), which serves as a...
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