TITLE

Pregnant? It's okay to drink coffee after all

PUB. DATE
April 1993
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Apr93, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that caffeine intake of up to 300 milligrams per day by pregnant women is not harmful to developing fetus. Effect on miscarriage, birth weight and head circumference; Potential harm.
ACCESSION #
9402070223

 

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