Obesity and anaemia rife among Saudi female adolescents 

Study shows obesity and iron-deficiency are common among young women in Riyadh.

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Research highlights

Gene mutation associated with fertility

A mutation in a gene encoding a cell surface receptor disrupts the growth of lymphatic vessels and linked to miscarriage.

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Slightly raised risk of rare childhood cancers in IVF babies

Largest cohort study to date shows marginally increased cancer risk among IVF babies, but researchers say overall numbers very low

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Welcome from the Executive Director

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