How vitamin B12 deficiencies in pregnant women may affect their children

CBS NEWS – Pregnant women with vitamin B12 deficiencies may give birth to children prone to type-2 diabetes. Researchers in the UK found mothers with low B12 levels more likely to have children with higher insulin resistance, a type-2 diabetes risk-factor. SOURCE – University of Warwick/MedDay/CBS

A new study is casting doubt on whether second opinions improve treatment or quality of care for prostate cancer. Doctors at Johns Hopkins say the impact of second opinions is uncertain. SOURCE – Cancer/MedDay/CBS

New research indicates middle school and high school students who use flavored e-cigarettes are more likely to become smokers.. Doctors found 58-percent of young people using sweet flavored e-cigarettes expressed intentions of picking up the cigarette habit. SOURCE – Pediatrics/MedDay/CBS