TITLE

Miscarriage risk increases with high caffeine consumption

AUTHOR(S)
Weng, X.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;5/21/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 37, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase risk of miscarriage regarding the high doses of caffeine during pregnancy. It is stated that researches in the U.S. undertook a population-based prospective cohort study involving 1,063 women who were interviewed about their daily caffeine consumption. Study shows that 172 women miscarried and a greater caffeine intake was associated with an increased risk of miscarriage.
ACCESSION #
32788049

 

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