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AllAfrica.com
How Fever in Early Pregnancy Induces Heart, Facial Birth Defectsright now, as women are planning to become pregnant and their doctors advise th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
right now, as women are planning to become pregnant and their doctors advise them to start taking prenatal vitamins and folic acid, their doctor also informs them if they get a fever, they should not hesitate to call and consider taking a fever... Read more
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NZCity
Mums reminded about iodine, folic acida third of New Zealand mums are adhering fully to Ministry of Health recommenda
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
a third of New Zealand mums are adhering fully to Ministry of Health recommendations about boosting their iodine and folic acid intake, an Otago University study has shown. The researchers note that the ministry rarely recommends using... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ mums not getting message about iodine and folic acidMonday, 16 October 2017, 9:54 amPress Release: University of Otago Monday 16 O
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Monday, 16 October 2017, 9:54 amPress Release: University of Otago Monday 16 October 2017Many NZ mums not getting message about boosting iodine and folic acid: Otago researchNew Zealand’s... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Is Gingivitis Contagious? Who Is at Risk?amounts of antioxidant vitamins to maintain a healthy environment and for natur
Doctors Health Press / Posted 6 days ago
amounts of antioxidant vitamins to maintain a healthy environment and for natural repair. Having a deficiency in vitamin C, folic acid, and riboflavin may have a direct effect on the health of our mouth by leading to gingivitis.5. Stress Emotional... Read more
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New Kerala
Asbah Launches 'Power Rice' at Anuga 2017 Germany - newkerala news #280085the hour and brings to you 'Asbah Power Rice' with power of 8 nutrients such as
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
the hour and brings to you 'Asbah Power Rice' with power of 8 nutrients such as Vitamin A, B1, B6, B3, B12, Zinc, Iron and Folic Acid. The Asbah Power Rice will help meet the daily nutrition requirements and give everyone an easy access to a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Aids Council to Launch Cancer Awareness Programmesuch as insertion of herbs into private parts, family history of cervical cance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
such as insertion of herbs into private parts, family history of cervical cancer, dietary factors -- including low levels of vitamin A, C and folic acid, tobacco use in all its forms and failure to receive cervical cancer screening and vaccin... Read more
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Newswise
How Fever in Early Pregnancy Causes Heart, Facial Birth Defectsright now, as women are planning to become pregnant and their doctors advise th
Newswise / Posted 9 days ago
right now, as women are planning to become pregnant and their doctors advise them to start taking prenatal vitamins and folic acid, their doctor also informs them if they get a fever, they should not hesitate to call and consider taking a fever... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Prenatal multivitamins linked to lower autism riskproof -- between multivitamin use and risk of the neurological disorder. "Mult
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 13 days ago
proof -- between multivitamin use and risk of the neurological disorder. "Multivitamin use with or without added iron or folic acid was associated with a lower likelihood of child autism with intellectual disability, compared with mothers who did... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Prenatal multivitamins linked to lower autism riskproof -- between multivitamin use and risk of the neurological disorder. "Mult
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 days ago
proof -- between multivitamin use and risk of the neurological disorder. "Multivitamin use with or without added iron or folic acid was associated with a lower likelihood of child autism with intellectual disability, compared with mothers who did... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
America's best under-the-radar athlete talks about making it in a 'man's sport,' equal pay, and why she tries to get 10 hours' sleep every nightYou mentioned nutrition. What are the foods you eat most often, and which do yo
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
You mentioned nutrition. What are the foods you eat most often, and which do you avoid? Compton: I can't have folic acid. I have a gene defect — MTHFR — where I can't have folic acid because my body doesn't metabolize it. I need... Read more
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Connecticut Post
America's best under-the-radar athlete talks about making it in a 'man's sport,' equal pay, and why she tries to get 10 hours' sleep every nightYou mentioned nutrition. What are the foods you eat most often, and which do yo
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
You mentioned nutrition. What are the foods you eat most often, and which do you avoid? Compton: I can't have folic acid. I have a gene defect — MTHFR — where I can't have folic acid because my body doesn't metabolize it. I need... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Eli Lilly defeats challenge to Alimta cancer drug patentso-called vitamin regimen patent that was challenged addresses methods of admin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
so-called vitamin regimen patent that was challenged addresses methods of administering Alimta following pretreatment with folic acid and Vitamin B12, to reduce the drug's toxicity in patients. Lilly has faced several legal challenges to its right... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Taking multivitamins in pregnancy may reduce autism risk in children - studythe children were aged four to 15 by December 31 2011, and were born between 19
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
the children were aged four to 15 by December 31 2011, and were born between 1996 and 2007. The woman's use of folic acid, iron, and multivitamin supplements had been recorded at their first antenatal visit. Cases of autism spectrum... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Study: Taking multivitamins during pregnancy could lessen autism risk in childrenthe children were aged four to 15 by December 31 2011, and were born between 19
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
the children were aged four to 15 by December 31 2011, and were born between 1996 and 2007. The woman's use of folic acid, iron, and multivitamin supplements had been recorded at their first antenatal visit. Cases of autism spectrum... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Health Facts and Hacks to Help You Extend Youth and Optimize Health
may render pointless. THE FACT: Did you know that nearly a third of the world’
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
may render pointless. THE FACT: Did you know that nearly a third of the world’s population cannot convert or metabolize folic acid, essential in the production of red blood cells, DNA repair, and cell development? The needs of each person are as... Read more
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Daily Mail
Supplements could halve chance of autism in childrenchildren developing autism, research suggests All the children were born betwe
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
children developing autism, research suggests All the children were born between 1996 and 2007, and their mothers' use of folic acid, iron, and multivitamin supplements were recorded at their first antenatal visit. Cases of autism spectrum... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Research suggests one simple diet change could reduce the risk of autismMore All the children were aged four to 15 by December 31 2011, and were born
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
More All the children were aged four to 15 by December 31 2011, and were born between 1996 and 2007. The woman's use of folic acid, iron, and multivitamin supplements had been recorded at their first antenatal visit. Cases of autism spectrum... Read more
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metro
Eating less meat in pregnancy 'linked to drink and drug problems'alcohol, cannabis and cigarette use among their teenage offspring. Vitamin B12
metro / Posted 16 days ago
alcohol, cannabis and cigarette use among their teenage offspring. Vitamin B12 is essential for the body to metabolise folic acid, a nutrient vital for the development of a healthy foetus. Dr Hibbeln said reducing meat consumption is often... Read more
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Daily Mail
Babies of vegetarian women are more likely to abuse drugs and alcoholpregnant, as the vitamin is mainly available from meats and shellfish. Vitamin
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
pregnant, as the vitamin is mainly available from meats and shellfish. Vitamin B12 is essential for the body to metabolize folic acid, a nutrient vital for the development of a healthy fetus. Because of this, the implementation of vegetarian foods... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Fluoride in drinking water is beneficialother foods and beverages, like fortifying salt with iodine, milk with vitamin
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 16 days ago
other foods and beverages, like fortifying salt with iodine, milk with vitamin D, orange juice with calcium and bread with folic acid. This behooves the questions of what is excess and what is beneficial. One mg to four mg of fluoride in a litre... Read more
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Business Wire
Lysosomal Storage Diseases Market to Witness Growth with the Emergence of Immunotherapycyclophosphamide, and methotrexate have been successfully used for the preventi
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
cyclophosphamide, and methotrexate have been successfully used for the prevention of responses to ERT through inhibition of folic acid metabolism or as DNA alkylating agents. These agents prevent the formation of anti-GAA antibody in both... Read more
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Pilipino Star
When sugar’s not sweet(RDA) for vitamin C requirement for children and is a good source of Vitamin A,
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
(RDA) for vitamin C requirement for children and is a good source of Vitamin A, B2 (riboflavin), B3 (niacin), B6 iron and folic acid. Cherry said since 2012, Tang has reduced its sugar content in the Philippines by 127 percent, making each serving... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
€4.4 M Food Fortification Project Launchedhas increased awareness and access to fortified stable food high in essential m
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
has increased awareness and access to fortified stable food high in essential micronutrients such as vitamin A, Iron, zinc, folic acid and other vitamins and nutrients. Launching the project, the Vice ´President, Mrs. Fatoumata Jallow-Tambang said... Read more
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express
Vitamin deficiency? These are four things to know BEFORE you buy a multivitaminof vitamins in their superior form, such as methylfolate and methylcobalamin as
express / Posted 19 days ago
of vitamins in their superior form, such as methylfolate and methylcobalamin as the most bioactive forms of folate (or folic acid) and B12 respectively.” GETTYVitamin deficiency: Look for iron citrate on the label of your... Read more
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CTV News
'She is alive': Dad insists doctors are wrong about daughter on life supportBryne insists McKitty should receive a hormone-based course of treatment in con
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
Bryne insists McKitty should receive a hormone-based course of treatment in concert with nutritional elements like folic acid and vitamin B12. “In patients like this, if they get treated with thyroid hormone and other things, they have a... Read more
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CTV News
Father says daughter given death certificate still alive, questions raised about organ donation ethicsBryne insists McKitty should receive a hormone-based course of treatment in con
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
Bryne insists McKitty should receive a hormone-based course of treatment in concert with nutritional elements like folic acid and vitamin B12. “In patients like this, if they get treated with thyroid hormone and other things, they have a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Baby Born With Brain Outside Skull DiesThe lips were cleft while the legs were deformed," said Ms Waswa. The nurse at
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
The lips were cleft while the legs were deformed," said Ms Waswa. The nurse attributed some deformities to lack of folic acid which is administered to pregnant mothers during ante-natal clinics to aid in the formation of the vertebrae and... Read more
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Business Standard India
How India is failing its infants long before they arrive at hospitalsantenatal check-ups examining her blood pressure, weight and haemoglobin levels
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
antenatal check-ups examining her blood pressure, weight and haemoglobin levels; she is also supposed to receive iron and folic acid supplements. Sushma’s antenatal card was at her mother’s place, so it was difficult to ascertain the amount of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
What to eat — and what to avoid — when you're expectingoptimally. Foods with calcium include salmon, leafy greens, almonds, chickpeas
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
optimally. Foods with calcium include salmon, leafy greens, almonds, chickpeas and beans. 4. B Vitamins, especially folic acid, help to build the spinal cord and brain. Folic acid can be found in leafy green vegetables, eggs, Brewer's yeast... Read more
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Calgary Sun
What to eat - and what to avoid - when you're expectingoptimally. Foods with calcium include salmon, leafy greens, almonds, chickpeas
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
optimally. Foods with calcium include salmon, leafy greens, almonds, chickpeas and beans. 4. B Vitamins, especially folic acid, help to build the spinal cord and brain. Folic acid can be found in leafy green vegetables, eggs, Brewer's yeast... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
What to do with every kind of winter squashor enjoy life gluten-free flock to this vegetable. It can be roasted, steamed o
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
or enjoy life gluten-free flock to this vegetable. It can be roasted, steamed or microwaved and contains nutrients such as folic acid, vitamin A and more. Before roasting spaghetti squash in the oven, I like to slice it in half and scoop out the... Read more
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The Irish Times
When eating for two puts mother and baby at riskvitamin D supplement every day, while in the UK the recommendation is 10 microg
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
vitamin D supplement every day, while in the UK the recommendation is 10 micrograms. The main source of folate is folic acid in vegetables and many people, including pregnant women, have a diet lacking in folic acid. The baby’s spine... Read more
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The Seattle Times
No sole factor in Central Washington birth-defect cluster, health officials sayby neural-tube defects showed low folic-acid intake compared with women in the
The Seattle Times / Posted a month ago
by neural-tube defects showed low folic-acid intake compared with women in the rest of Washington, the report said. Folic acid is found in leafy green vegetables, citrus fruits, beans and — because white flour is fortified with folic acid —... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
No sole factor in cluster of fatal birth defectsthe report released last week said women whose pregnancies were affected by neu
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted a month ago
the report released last week said women whose pregnancies were affected by neural tube defects showed low folic acid use compared with other women in Washington. Between 2010 and 2016, 45 babies in Yakima, Benton and Franklin... Read more
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Newsmax
Folic Acid Cuts Autism Risk From Pesticideswho were exposed to household or agricultural pesticides just before and during
Newsmax / Posted a month ago
who were exposed to household or agricultural pesticides just before and during their pregnancies but who took high-dose folic acid cut in half the risk of their children developing autism when compared to women who received low doses of the... Read more
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The Columbian
No sole factor in cluster of fatal birth defectsthe report released last week said women whose pregnancies were affected by neu
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
the report released last week said women whose pregnancies were affected by neural tube defects showed low folic acid use compared with other women in Washington. Between 2010 and 2016, 45 babies in Yakima, Benton and Franklin... Read more
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asianage
Niti Aayog pushes PMO to start nutrition missionapproach to designing health systems. Fortified foods are those in which extra
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
approach to designing health systems. Fortified foods are those in which extra nutrients are added like Vitamin A, B, D, folic acid, iodine, and iron, etc. The actual motive behind food fortification is to decrease the occurrence of nutrient... Read more
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express
Weight loss diet: Why you should BEWARE these three vegetablesa great source of iron, but the green leafy vegetable also contains lots of vit
express / Posted 1 months ago
a great source of iron, but the green leafy vegetable also contains lots of vitamin K, vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium and folic acid. Cooking the vegetable will break the oxalic acid down. Additionally, if oxalates overaccumilate inside the body... Read more

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