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Pregnant women are warned against drinking too much coffee: Too much caffeine could damage a growing baby's liver, finds study on rats

Drinking two or more cups of coffee per day while pregnant may damage the baby's liver, research suggests.  Too much caffeine may slow down the development of the organ and boost a child's risk of developing fatty liver disease or diabetes in adulthood.  A study on rats found 120mg of caffeine per day was enough to reduce levels of a hormone vital to the liver's growth.  Read more....



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