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Drinking Early in Pregnancy May Harm Placenta, Study Finds

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TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Drinking moderate to large amounts of alcohol early in your pregnancy may damage your placenta, the organ that sustains your developing baby until it is born, researchers say. In laboratory tests, investigators found that amounts of alcohol equal to moderate or heavy drinking …

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