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Link between Western Diet and Health Defects

A recent study carried our in the Netherlands, analyzed the diets of 381 mothers and their eating habits. The results suggest that a Western diet is linked to birth defects given that women with a “Western dietary pattern,” characterized by high intakes of organ meat, red meat, processed meat, pizza, legumes, potatoes, French fries, condiments, and mayonnaise, but low intakes of fruits had a higher risk of a cleft lip or cleft palate among their children.

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