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Many local children exempt from vaccinations

...states. "However, no links have been found between any vaccine ingredients and autism." The "CDC supports the Institute of Medicine conclusion that there is no relationship between vaccines and autism rates in children," according to the website...
News said lowering to that amount can still be helpful for some. But the new advice follows a 2013 report by the Institute of Medicine that said there is no good evidence that eating less than 2,300 milligrams a day of sodium offers benefits...

...people - offers benefits even though national guidelines urge that certain high-risk patients do just that, the Institute of Medicine concluded.Also, there are some hints, albeit from studies with serious flaws, that eating the lowest levels...
Pregnancy weight gain may increase cancer risk

...during pregnancy. Adequate weight gain during pregnancy is essential to the baby's health. Guidelines from the Institute of Medicine say how much women need to put on depends on their body mass index, a widely used measure of fatness. A woman...
OP-ed: Delay in vaccinations a cause for concern

...comprehensive examination of the safety of the U.S. childhood immunization schedule to date was released by the Institute of Medicine in January 2013. The researchers found no evidence that the schedule was unsafe, and underscored that delaying...
Southwell: I am something new

...nurses for everything, but also had to look at processes," he said. "I didn't understand all of what the Institute of Medicine was trying to do, so I studied it." He said his studies helped him to prove that errors sometimes come from...
Researchers say high levels of vitamin A linked to hip fractures in older women

...supplement had a 40 percent greater risk of hip fracture than women not taking the supplement, Feskanich said. The Institute of Medicine -- a private science organization that sets the nation's recommended daily allowances for nutrients -- recommends...
Healthy Bites

Maybe not. Guidelines issued by the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Science encourage adults to consume of at least 4,700 milligrams of potassium every day. That's...


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