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Saliva May Warn of Premature Birth

A British study indicates that a simple saliva test may warn of premature birth risk. With a gentle swabbing of an expectant mothers mouth doctors can identify and treat abnormally low progesterone levels. When identified early the pregnant mothers can be given a steroid to boost the development of the baby’s lungs. Many more details can be seen with a click here to read the news at RedOrbit.com. You can also click this for a brief report at WUSA9.com.

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