Lourdes R Blanco-Capito's scientific contributions

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Anemia during pregnancy and the postpartum period is commonly caused by iron deficiency and is a significant worldwide issue with severe consequences for both mother and developing fetus. From a worldwide perspective, iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) during pregnancy is highest in the Asia-Pacific region; however, there has been little guidance in this...

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... Increased maternal age, obesity, iron deficiency, thyroid dysfunction, abnormal iodine nutritional status, smoking and drinking have been reported as potential risk factors for miscarriage in previous studies (6,31,(35)(36)(37). In this study, the number of subjects with a smoking and alcohol use history were both too small to be included in the LRA. ...