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Judith E. Brown
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Judith E. Brown
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Supplementation with vitamins C and E before and early in pregnancy is associated with a decreased risk of preeclampsia during pregnancy.

_____ True _____ False

Summary Introduction

To examine: Whether the statement “Supplementation with vitamins C and E before and early in pregnancy is associated with a decreased risk of preeclampsia during pregnancy” is true or false.

Introduction: Oxidative stress and a lack of antioxidant defenses appear to play key roles in the development of preeclampsia.

Explanation

Clinical trials failed to identify any true relationship between supplemental vitamin C and E intake before and early in pregnancy and preeclampsia. Therefore, it is generally accepted that vitamin C an...

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