TITLE

Do I really have to give up sushi?

AUTHOR(S)
Tranell, Kimberly
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Glamour;Sep2005, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p182
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on food-related pregnancy practices worldwide. Awareness of fetal alcohol syndrome in Great Britain; Avoidance of meats and nuts in India; Japanese women's fears about the risk of mercury exposure when eating sushi.
ACCESSION #
17942357

 

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