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Edited By: Hugo Lagercrantz
Impact Factor: 2.073
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2011: 35/115 (Pediatrics)
Online ISSN: 1651-2227
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Language experienced in utero affects vowel perception after birth: a two-country study
Christine Moon, Hugo Lagercrantz, Patricia K Kuhl
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June 2013: Vitamin D deficiency at the Arctic Circle
As many as 82% of adolescents living in Norbotten County in Sweden, near the Arctic Circle, are vitamin D deficient in winter, even though vitamin D intake meets current national recommendations. Surprisingly, vitamin D deficiency is as common in controls as in food allergic adolescents eliminating vitamin D-containing foods (milk, egg and/or fish). The result suggests that the current national recommendations on vitamin D intake are insufficient, especially in the northern parts of Sweden.
See article by Karin Persson et al here, and commentary by Thomas H Casswall here.
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