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Yesterday | BioMed Central

Does dietary folic acid supplementation in mouse NTD models affect...

BackgroundNeural tube defects are the second most common birth defect in humans.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

The Road to Conception - Your Guide to Vitamins

Although everyone knows the importance of taking the right nutritional supplements once they're pregnant, far too few people realize that increasing your nutrition even before you're pregnant has many benefits as well.

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Related Topix: Nutrition, Medicine, Life, Food, Supplement

Sat Aug 23, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

Prenatal vitamins: OK for women who aren't pregnant?

You may be tempted to take prenatal vitamins because of unproven claims that they promote thicker hair and stronger nails.

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WISH-TV Indianapolis

Chef Wendell: Beet, Carrot, Peach and Apple Salad

When it's hot as blazes, the last thing you want to do is hover over a hot stove cooking something.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Carotene, Pectin, Vitamin C

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Fox News

6 foods you should be eating

It's easy to get stuck in a food rut, eating the same things over and over again.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, Dieting, Supplement, Chocolate

Thu Aug 21, 2014

US News & World Report

The Color Games: the Best Food in Each Color Group

America is getting sicker. A study just out indicates that 2 in every 5 Americans are expected to get diabetes in their lifetime - to give you some perspective of how huge this number is, it's almost half the United States population.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Medicine, Nutrition, Vitamin C, Supplement, Vitamin A, Fruits

FoodNavigator

AHPA to FDA: Clarify protein labeling

Although it generally supports the Food and Drug Administration's proposed Nutrition and Supplement Facts label changes, the American Herbal Products Association urged the agency to adopt the Digestible Indispensable Amino Acid Score method for evaluating protein content on product labels.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Life, Food, Nutrition

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Update Shows Rate Of Birth Defect Remains High In Our Region

A new update shows the rate of a rare birth defect continues to remain about four times higher than the national average in our region.

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Related Topix: Washington, Washington Government, Supplement, Spokane, WA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Daily Star

Leafy Vegetables

Vegetables are plants or parts of plants that are used as food. The term vegetable has through usage come to apply in a more narrow sense to those plants or parts of plants that are served raw or cooked as a part of the main course of a meal.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Medicine, Nutrition, Supplement, Calcium, Riboflavin, Vitamin A

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Importance of Eating Healthy Food

Eating foods that are healthy along with regular exercise and other health habits are the building blocks of excellent health.

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Daily Mail

Sarah Stacey on the value of taking multivitamins, plus coping with ...

Is it true that it's a waste of money taking multivitamin supplements as they just go straight through you? A That can be partly true, according to Dr Rachael Eckel, a consultant cosmetic dermatologist who has a special interest in nutrition.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

NutraIngredients

Can food supplements help European pensioners to two extra healthy years by 2020?

The European Commission this week issued a report that found evidence lacking for the ability of most food supplements to benefit Europe's burgeoning elderly population.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Newkerala.com

Try fruit treatments for glowing, healthy skin

If bananas can help in maintaining the elasticity of the skin, strawberries provide exfoliation and cleansing.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Food Industry

New data could hit plans for folic acid fortification

Arguments in favour of fortifying bread flour with folic acid to reduce neural tube defects in foetuses have come under attack, following new research which shows unprocessed folic acid in the bloodstream could damage people's health.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Medicine, Nutrition

Sun Aug 10, 2014

CiteULike

Moderate Folate Depletion Increases Plasma Homocysteine and Decreases ...

To determine the human folate requirement on the basis of changes in biochemical pathways, we studied the effect of controlled folate intakes on plasma homocysteine and lymphocyte DNA methylation and deoxynucleotide content in healthy postmenopausal women.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

NutraIngredients-USA

Fortification adds 'noticeably' to certain nutrient intakes in children; not a panacea: study

Fortification has made a large contribution to nutrient intakes and adequacy for many, but not all, micronutrients in US children and adolescents' diets, without leading to excessive intakes for most vitamins and minerals, according to research published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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NutraIngredients

Can food supplements help European pensioners to two extra healthy years by 2020?

The European Commission this week issued a report that found evidence lacking for the ability of most food supplements to benefit Europe's burgeoning elderly population.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Detroit News

Think twice before going against the grains

Though going grain-free is a popular diet trend, grains - especially in their whole form - provide a significant portion of important nutrients in the diet.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, Nutrition, Celiac Disease, Health, St. Paul, MN, Supplement

NutraIngredients-USA

DSM and Merck form high-end folate alliance

DSM Nutritional Products is not abandoning its folic acid offering but has added a high-end, folate form aimed at global supplement and food makers in a deal with Merck in Switzerland.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

NutraIngredients-USA

Folic acid supplements fail to boost mood in young people

Dietary supplements containing folic acid did not improve influence the incidence of mood disorder in young people with an increased familial risk of the condition, says a new study.

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