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2004-12-11 11:34:11

But even researchers say connection is probably a fluke HealthDayNews -- A British study has found a possible link between taking folic acid supplements late in pregnancy and an increased incidence of breast cancer/> decades later. But the researchers themselves state that the finding should be viewed with considerable caution. "It is quite possible that this is a chance finding," said Dr. Andy R. Ness, a senior lecturer in epidemiology at the University of Bristol, and lead author of...

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  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.