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Progesterone supplements do not help prevent miscarriage

By: Hope Ricciotti, MD, Editor in Chief, Harvard Women's Health Watch Miscarriage is common. Nearly a third of all recognized pregnancies end in miscarriage, and this number rises to 40% for women in their 40s. Many pregnancy losses happen before a woman even realizes she is pregnant. The vast majority of the time, there is nothing that a woman or her doctor can do to change this outcome. Most of these are abnormal pregnancies,…

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