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MG

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for MADAGASCAR.

MG

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Madagascar. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Malagasy bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Madagascar. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Madagascar. Each Malagasy province has its own code with the prefix "MG." For example, the code for the Province of Toamasina is ISO 3166-2:MG-A.
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HEADACHES STUDIES have shown that low brain magnesium levels could be related to migraine attacks, as magnesium is needed for proper nerve function.
A deficit of magnesium can lead to migraines, (6-8) bone loss, (9) stroke, (10-12) heart disease, (13,14) and many other illnesses.
Decrease in magnesium level may play an important role in the physiology of delivery.
This association is also seen with certain cardiovascular irregularities as well as diabetes: "Subclinical magnesium and potassium deficiencies are strongly associated with increased ventricular ectopy and arrhythmias.
Magnesium also benefits your bones, heart, and digestive health, so you should be sure you have sufficient levels even if you aren't worried about diabetes.
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I know we say it every year, but farmers turning out cattle really can't afford to be complacent with their magnesium supplementation.
In the presence of deficiency the kidneys conserve Mg2+ & urinary magnesium excretion falls to negligible levels (studies have shown that only 5% of filtered Mg2+ is excreted where as 70% is reabsorbed in loop of Henle).