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What you need to know about Arsenic.

Two reports are out today announcing concerns over the levels of arsenic found in rice. The Food and Drug Administration released the early results of an investigation of arsenic levels in rice, including measurements of 200 products. The agency will test 1,000 more products yet this year, and study the effects of arsenic. Consumer Reports…

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Progesterone Test Could Reveal Miscarriage Risk

In early pregnancy, abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding may be signs of a miscarriage, but current tests cannot always tell. A new study finds a single test of progesterone levels in women with these symptoms could help discriminate between a viable and nonviable pregnancy. In the vast majority of cases in the study, women with…