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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Lee County chosen for national nutrition, health surveyrecommendations. Data collected through the survey that revealed the connection
Lee County chosen for national nutrition, health survey
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
recommendations. Data collected through the survey that revealed the connection between spina bifida and low levels of folic acid in pregnant women, DeMatteis said. Addresses are chosen at random to get a representative sample from each of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
The foods that EVERY pregnant woman should eatbest foods you can eat during pregnancy Eggs are one of the best sources of ch
The foods that EVERY pregnant woman should eat
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
best foods you can eat during pregnancy Eggs are one of the best sources of choline, an essential mineral that works with folic acid to reduce the risk for neural tube defects and plays a role in your baby’s brain health. The mother's intake of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Do YOU have wrinkles? It's could be down to UV raysit comes to ageing. 'If you are going to drink, beer contains antioxidants and
Do YOU have wrinkles? It's could be down to UV rays
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
it comes to ageing. 'If you are going to drink, beer contains antioxidants and important B vitamins such as niacin and folic acid. 'Red wine contains the anti-ageing compound resveratrol. There are ways of limiting the damage. Lack of sleep... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lack of Incubators - Tragedy of Nigeria's Premature Babieslabour. How to prevent premature birth: "We are encouraging young girls to liv
Lack of Incubators - Tragedy of Nigeria's Premature Babies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
labour. How to prevent premature birth: "We are encouraging young girls to live healthy lives, not to smoke but to take folic acid once you are preparing to be a mother. There is less tendency to have spina bifida, cleft lip and hydrocephalus if... Read more
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iol.co.za
5 ways to lose weight using chickpeasin the oven at 200c until golden. 5. Boil your own. Though they’re still healt
5 ways to lose weight using chickpeas
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
in the oven at 200c until golden. 5. Boil your own. Though they’re still healthy, canned chickpeas lose some of their nutrition during processing. Home-boiled chickpeas have higher amounts of folic acid and iron, needed for healthy red blood c... Read more
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BikeRadar
Natural energy boosters to give you a cycling pick-me-upand folate). Alternatively take a B vitamin complex supplying up to 50mg of the
Natural energy boosters to give you a cycling pick-me-up
BikeRadar / Posted 5 days ago
and folate). Alternatively take a B vitamin complex supplying up to 50mg of the B vitamins, 50mcg B12 and biotin and 400mcg folic acid. Vitamin C promotes a healthy immune system and supports the adrenal gland which controls the production of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kim Knight: 'I am a millennial trapped in a Gen-X body'of adulthood to back them. How did I accumulate such over-abundance of lack? D
Kim Knight: 'I am a millennial trapped in a Gen-X body'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
of adulthood to back them. How did I accumulate such over-abundance of lack? During my 30s when my friends were taking folic acid, I was taking tequila. I found husbands but they were, you know, husbands. I was forever losing things. Once I... Read more
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The Age
Woofing it down: fancy food truck, for dogs only, to openor "munchies" such as beef liver ("good for brain development, combating fatigu
Woofing it down: fancy food truck, for dogs only, to open
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
or "munchies" such as beef liver ("good for brain development, combating fatigue, muscle and mental ability, a source of folic acid, B12 vitamins and iron"); and Roo Chew, kangaroo that is high in protein, low in fat and good for allergies and... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Beets have ancient medicinal purposesfor biosynthesis of thyroid hormones • Beets contain cobalt, which encourages
Beets have ancient medicinal purposes
Chatham Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
for biosynthesis of thyroid hormones • Beets contain cobalt, which encourages vitamin B12 formation. Without it and folic acid, the red blood cells cannot be formed • They rejuvenate our bodies with folic acid which helps in the creation of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Shark cartilage, lamb lungs and 'beer': it's a gourmet food truck for dogsor "munchies" such as beef liver ("good for brain development, combating fatigu
Shark cartilage, lamb lungs and 'beer': it's a gourmet food truck for dogs
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
or "munchies" such as beef liver ("good for brain development, combating fatigue, muscle and mental ability, a source of folic acid, B12 vitamins and iron"); and Roo Chew, kangaroo that is high in protein, low in fat and good for allergies and... Read more
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The Courier
Shark cartilage, lamb lungs and 'beer': it's a gourmet food truck for dogsor "munchies" such as beef liver ("good for brain development, combating fatigu
Shark cartilage, lamb lungs and 'beer': it's a gourmet food truck for dogs
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
or "munchies" such as beef liver ("good for brain development, combating fatigue, muscle and mental ability, a source of folic acid, B12 vitamins and iron"); and Roo Chew, kangaroo that is high in protein, low in fat and good for allergies and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nutrition - Between Under-5 and Learning Abilitysynapses that makes the first years of life a critical period of learning and d
Nutrition - Between Under-5 and Learning Ability
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
synapses that makes the first years of life a critical period of learning and development. Many other nutrients - choline, folic acid, and zinc, to name just a few - have been linked specifically to early brain functioning," the source... Read more
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New Kerala
The power of Vitamin C to maintain perfect health - newkerala.com #122130vitamin C. The vitamin C is also an antioxidant for the body and helps other v
The power of Vitamin C to maintain perfect health - newkerala.com #122130
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
vitamin C. The vitamin C is also an antioxidant for the body and helps other vitamins and minerals to be absorbed better. Folic acid and iron, for example, need the vitamin C to maximise their usefulness. The more vitamin C that the body has, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The State of the World's Diet, With Graça Machelhand, is carrying excess body fat with a body mass index >or-30. Micronutrient
The State of the World's Diet, With Graça Machel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
hand, is carrying excess body fat with a body mass index >or-30. Micronutrient deficiency is when one is lacking iron, folic acid, vitamin A, zinc and iodine below healthy thresholds. This annual report, which is in its third year, following... Read more
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Babyology
Babyology’s Sydney Baby Shower High Tea is back and jam-packed with prizesbeverage specifically formulated to help meet the hydration needs of pregnant a
Babyology’s Sydney Baby Shower High Tea is back and jam-packed with prizes
Babyology / Posted 9 days ago
beverage specifically formulated to help meet the hydration needs of pregnant and breastfeeding women. It contains folic acid, is low in sugar and low in calories. We will be giving away a luxurious massage voucher and some tasty aquamamma... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Getting off on the right foot against diabetesdead skin from the foot. He also said patients could be prescribed a nerve vit
Getting off on the right foot against diabetes
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
dead skin from the foot. He also said patients could be prescribed a nerve vitamin called Metanex filled with B10, B12 and folic acid. "Neuropathy never goes away," Strong said, "but if you can improve your level of nerve damage this is a good... Read more
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express
Britons splash over £400million on vitamins every year to stay healthyof people. GETTYSome experts warn that the best way to get vitamins into your
Britons splash over £400million on vitamins every year to stay healthy
express / Posted 10 days ago
of people. GETTYSome experts warn that the best way to get vitamins into your body is with a balanced diet “They include folic acid for women trying to conceive and for the first 12 weeks of pregnancy and vitamins A and C for children aged six... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Doctors Worried About Increasing Number of Babies Born Without Anusmany diseases, nutritional deficiencies and chemical contamination are among th
Doctors Worried About Increasing Number of Babies Born Without Anus
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
many diseases, nutritional deficiencies and chemical contamination are among the causes. "Common among them is folic acid deficiency. If the folic acid level in the blood is not up a certain minimum required level then the foetus stands... Read more
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The Irish Times
Folic acid fortification. It’s a no-brainerleast, it should be. A decade ago, a Government-appointed committee called for
Folic acid fortification. It’s a no-brainer
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
least, it should be. A decade ago, a Government-appointed committee called for the mandatory fortification of bread with folic acid, the mineral that can prevent up to 70 per cent of neural tube defects. Ireland had, and still has, one of the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
When you’re spottedbiloba, L-phenylalanine, Polypodium leucotomos, khellin, and vitamins and miner
When you’re spotted
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
biloba, L-phenylalanine, Polypodium leucotomos, khellin, and vitamins and minerals, including vitamins B12, C, and E, folic acid, and zinc may also be used in conjunction to vitiligo treatments. Further studies are being done to assess the... Read more
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dna
Palghar: Where 500 kids die a year, there's only one paediatriciandecided by the dietician. "Even if the paediatrician and dietician aren't there
Palghar: Where 500 kids die a year, there's only one paediatrician
dna / Posted 12 days ago
decided by the dietician. "Even if the paediatrician and dietician aren't there, kids are given multivitamins, iron, folic acid doses etc," said a nurse. She claims that she also washes utensils as there is not enough lower staff... Read more
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Queensland Times
Seasonal fruits delivering best buyscontain more vitamin C than oranges, are super high in fibre, low in kilojoules
Seasonal fruits delivering best buys
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
contain more vitamin C than oranges, are super high in fibre, low in kilojoules and supply you with a good dose of folic acid. You will also pay top dollar for citrus this week, with lemons, limes and mandarins demanding high prices, while... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Doctor ‘not free’ to treat ‘ectopic’ pregnancyon January 27, 2013. These exams showed no symptoms of an ectopic pregnancy, he
Doctor ‘not free’ to treat ‘ectopic’ pregnancy
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
on January 27, 2013. These exams showed no symptoms of an ectopic pregnancy, he said. Mr Coulter prescribed Ms Esmonde folic acid in case the pregnancy was viable, and arranged for a scan the week after. However, before the scan took place, Ms... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The latest advice on what to eat during pregnancyfor the British Dietetic Association. And while all pregnant women should take
The latest advice on what to eat during pregnancy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
for the British Dietetic Association. And while all pregnant women should take vitamin D throughout pregnancy, and folic acid during the first 12 weeks, Porter says it's better to get vitamins and nutrients from food. In July, a review in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Well-balanced eating beats cocktails of vitamin supplementsyour veggies. Don’t take supplements. End of story. That isn’t the whole story
Well-balanced eating beats cocktails of vitamin supplements
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
your veggies. Don’t take supplements. End of story. That isn’t the whole story. Already, our food supply is fortified with folic acid, iodine and thiamin to prevent serious public health issues related to conditions arising from deficiencies of... Read more
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Philly.com
When supplements are necessary for vegan, vegetarian dietsservings of vegetables each day. Mashru recommends dark green leafy vegetables,
When supplements are necessary for vegan, vegetarian diets
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
servings of vegetables each day. Mashru recommends dark green leafy vegetables, which are high in dietary fiber and rich in folic acid, vitamin C, potassium, magnesium, iron and calcium. “One cup of raw or cooked vegetables or vegetable juice or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hunger - Bleak Future Loomsmicro-nutrient deficiencies, hidden to the naked eyes, are pervasive throughout
Hunger - Bleak Future Looms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
micro-nutrient deficiencies, hidden to the naked eyes, are pervasive throughout the country with vitamin A, zinc, iron, folic acid and iodine being the most common. Mubashir, pointed out that the money the government spent on fighting hunger... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Medical Monday: Prostate Cancer Awareness Month – All You Need To Knowof that risk and the importance of early detection. * Men under testosterone t
Medical Monday: Prostate Cancer Awareness Month – All You Need To Know
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 18 days ago
of that risk and the importance of early detection. * Men under testosterone treatments or regularly taking vitamin E and folic acid supplements can increase the risk of prostate cancer. * Men with a diet high in dairy foods and calcium may have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 60 Children to Undergo Surgery(shunt) between the brain ventricles and abdominal cavity. Hydrcepahlus and Sp
Over 60 Children to Undergo Surgery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
(shunt) between the brain ventricles and abdominal cavity. Hydrcepahlus and Spinabifida are caused by the deficiency of folic acid when the child is developing in its mother's womb. "Women are advised to take tablets of folic acid within six... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Vitamin Blendingworld. We've got people in Africa dying from the lack of iodine. We've got birt
Vitamin Blending
The Leader-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
world. We've got people in Africa dying from the lack of iodine. We've got birth defects in South America from the lack of folic acid. We've got millions of kids dying, in India for example from the lack of B vitamins," Luna said. Luna, a Mexican... Read more
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Times of Malta
Conceiving in your late 30sovarian cysts. Also, one has to make sure they are immune against rubella and c
Conceiving in your late 30s
Times of Malta / Posted 21 days ago
ovarian cysts. Also, one has to make sure they are immune against rubella and chicken pox and, if not, take the vaccine. “Folic acid should be started at least two months before trying to conceive. It is also advisable to lose weight if one is... Read more
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dna
Malnutrition and Obesity: India's health woes among the worst in South Asian countriesdeficiency like Vitamin A deficiency, Iodine deficiency have significantly decr
Malnutrition and Obesity: India's health woes among the worst in South Asian countries
dna / Posted 23 days ago
deficiency like Vitamin A deficiency, Iodine deficiency have significantly decreased though Iron deficiency and now Folic Acid, B12 and Vitamin D deficiencies still exist. Low birth weight incidence has come down significantly but in some... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Edible ginger-derived nano-lipids could effectively deliver drugs for treating colon canceralso known as nanovectors. To achieve accurate targeting of tumor tissues, the
Edible ginger-derived nano-lipids could effectively deliver drugs for treating colon cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 23 days ago
also known as nanovectors. To achieve accurate targeting of tumor tissues, the researchers modified the nanovectors with folic acid to create FA-modified nanovectors (FA nanovectors). Folic acid shows high-affinity binding to the folate receptors... Read more
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PhysOrg
Nano-lipid particles from edible ginger could improve drug delivery for colon cancer, study findsalso known as nanovectors. To achieve accurate targeting of tumor tissues, the
Nano-lipid particles from edible ginger could improve drug delivery for colon cancer, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
also known as nanovectors. To achieve accurate targeting of tumor tissues, the researchers modified the nanovectors with folic acid to create FA-modified nanovectors (FA nanovectors). Folic acid shows high-affinity binding to the folate receptors... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Monitor Story Saves Jinja Psychiatric Unitdonation is worth Shs500 million. The medicine donated include chlorpromazine,
Monitor Story Saves Jinja Psychiatric Unit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
donation is worth Shs500 million. The medicine donated include chlorpromazine, carbamazepine, fluoxetine, trihexyphenidyl, folic acid and phenytoin. "We came to know about the shortage of drugs at this unit after reading a story published in The... Read more
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Lowell Sun
B-12? Calcium? Iron? Check firstmore during a loopy roller coaster ride or while walking down the vitamin aisle
B-12? Calcium? Iron? Check first
Lowell Sun / Posted 26 days ago
more during a loopy roller coaster ride or while walking down the vitamin aisle? Vitamin B-6; B-12; C; D; iron; calcium; folic acid; and on and on and on. At every grocery store and pharmacy, there's an endless supply of vitamins and supplements.... Read more
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heraldscotland
Folic acid to be added to Scottish bread flour in a bid to cut number of birth defectshave opened bidding on a contract to undertake research “to estimate the potent
Folic acid to be added to Scottish bread flour in a bid to cut number of birth defects
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
have opened bidding on a contract to undertake research “to estimate the potential impact of fortification of flour with folic acid”. The contract – published by quango Food Standards Scotland (FSS) – reads: “Scottish ministers wish to progress... Read more
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heraldscotland
Folic acid in bread flour bid to cut number of birth defectshave opened bidding on a contract to undertake research “to estimate the potent
Folic acid in bread flour bid to cut number of birth defects
heraldscotland / Posted 28 days ago
have opened bidding on a contract to undertake research “to estimate the potential impact of fortification of flour with folic acid”. The contract – published by quango Food Standards Scotland (FSS) – reads: “Scottish ministers wish to progress... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
BetterYou’s oral vitamin D sprays win gold and bronze at Best Baby and Toddler Gear Awards by Mummiisuffering from morning sickness. Each dose delivers an optimal 1,000IU of vita
BetterYou’s oral vitamin D sprays win gold and bronze at Best Baby and Toddler Gear Awards by Mummii
News-Medical-Net / Posted 28 days ago
suffering from morning sickness. Each dose delivers an optimal 1,000IU of vitamin D3 along with the recommended 400mcg of Folic Acid, 6mcg of vitamin B12 and 100% of the guideline daily amount of vitamins K, B1 and B6. One reviewer said: The... Read more
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Babyology
Staying hydrated during pregnancy, labour and breastfeedingresorting to high sugar drinks. Made in Australia, aquamamma is low in sugar a
Staying hydrated during pregnancy, labour and breastfeeding
Babyology / Posted 29 days ago
resorting to high sugar drinks. Made in Australia, aquamamma is low in sugar and sodium and contains a small amount of folic acid to help boost your daily intake. And if you are suffering from bouts of vomiting, it will help with keeping you... Read more
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express
Alzheimer's disease: The six foods YOU should eat to REDUCE risk of conditionRob.Signs and symptoms of Alzheimer's EggsThese nutritious nuggets contain a s
Alzheimer's disease: The six foods YOU should eat to REDUCE risk of condition
express / Posted 30 days ago
Rob.Signs and symptoms of Alzheimer's EggsThese nutritious nuggets contain a source of B vitamins including B6, B12 and folic acid, which all help to reduce homocysteine in the blood. Rob said: “Elevated levels of this compound have been linked... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
What multivitamins and supplements to take during pregnancyFirst, at mothertobaby.org, we remind women to take a prenatal or multivitamin
What multivitamins and supplements to take during pregnancy
FOX 13 Utah / Posted a month ago
First, at mothertobaby.org, we remind women to take a prenatal or multivitamin throughout their reproductive years. Folic acid, folacin, or folate is one of the most important parts of the prenatal vitamin. The prenatal vitamin with folic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Major Shift for Women and Adolescent Girls' Nutritionmore than 1500 cases occur every year. Its approach is two-pronged: adolescent
Major Shift for Women and Adolescent Girls' Nutrition
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
more than 1500 cases occur every year. Its approach is two-pronged: adolescent girls will receive weekly iron and folic acid at school, and flour fortification will be improved to ensure women and girls receive adequately fortified wheat... Read more
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FOX News
Folic acid associated with reduced risk of congenital heart defects, study findsWhile it’s advised that pregnant women and those considering becoming pregnant
Folic acid associated with reduced risk of congenital heart defects, study finds
FOX News / Posted a month ago
While it’s advised that pregnant women and those considering becoming pregnant consume folic acid supplements to prevent neural tube defects in a fetus, a new study has found that consuming the B vitamin is also associated with reduced rates of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why You Should Not Abuse Food Supplementssome food supplements during antenatal visits. For instance, during pregnancy w
Why You Should Not Abuse Food Supplements
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
some food supplements during antenatal visits. For instance, during pregnancy women receive vitamin supplements. Also folic acid (synthetic vitamin B9) is crucial at this stage since this protects the body against birth defects such as spina... Read more
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Medical News Today
Folic acid may protect against congenital heart defectsFoods fortified with folic acid decrease rates of some types of congenital hear
Folic acid may protect against congenital heart defects
Medical News Today / Posted a month ago
Foods fortified with folic acid decrease rates of some types of congenital heart defects in Canada, finds new research published in the American Heart Association's journal Circulation. The risk of the most common type of congenital heart disease... Read more
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CTV News
Foods fortified with folic acid linked to drop in newborn heart defectsTORONTO -- It's been known for years that taking folic acid before and during p
Foods fortified with folic acid linked to drop in newborn heart defects
CTV News / Posted 1 months ago
TORONTO -- It's been known for years that taking folic acid before and during pregnancy can prevent neural tube defects like spina bifida in newborns. But research suggests the B vitamin also appears to lower the risk of some potentially fatal... Read more
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Daily Mail
Folic acid helps babies' heartsFortifying food with folic acid cuts the number of babies born with heart defec
Folic acid helps babies' hearts
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Fortifying food with folic acid cuts the number of babies born with heart defects, research shows. The analysis of data in Canada found that the introduction of mandatory fortification of flour led to an 11 per cent cut in the number of congenital... Read more
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Daily Mail
How brave boy, 5, with severe cleft shrugs off bullies with kindnessare more likely to be born with it if they have a genetic history. Some studies
How brave boy, 5, with severe cleft shrugs off bullies with kindness
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
are more likely to be born with it if they have a genetic history. Some studies have shown a link between toxins and folic acid with the birth defect. Normally, surgeons operate early - within the first nine months of life - to reconstruct... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Aronia, alternative crop for farmers?memory, nourishes the brain and nervous system, helps fight aging, aids digesti
Aronia, alternative crop for farmers?
Newton Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
memory, nourishes the brain and nervous system, helps fight aging, aids digestion, and is rich in vitamins C, B2, B6 and folic acid.” There are more antioxidants in aronia than any other berry. Combining the benefits of green tea and red wine,... Read more
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