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  1. Answering common health questions from womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... studies that show a possible relationship with taking antidepressants during pregnancy. Other studies indicate folic acid deficiency as another possible cause. Forty per cent of the population cannot convert folic acid into the active form ...

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  2. 3 Things People Get Completely Wrong About Vitamin SupplementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Health.com

    ... up cancer risk . Specifically, researchers concluded that "taking more than the recommended daily allowance of folic acid, Vitamin E and beta-carotene were all shown to increase cancer risk." The interest in research on supplements and cancer began ...

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  3. Funding milestone reached for 'light up' cancer cell...Read the original story

    Monday May 4 | Freshnews

    ... folate acid linked to a novel NIR dye) two hours before surgery. Cancer cells have an "enormous appetite" for folic acid, enabling the linked dye to specifically target the cancer, said Dr. Philip S. Low, director of the Purdue Center for Drug ...

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  4. Supplementary nutrients for mothersRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Daily Monitor

    On the market are several prenatal supplements with various ingredients. It is said the most crucial are folic acid, iron, and calcium.

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  5. California's SB 277 is a form of medical genocide targeting genetically vulnerable childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | NewsTarget.com

    ... harmed." "One remedy to override the MTHFR C677T defect is to take methylfolate and vitamin B12, and never take folic acid, a cheap synthetic form of folate which is found in most of the vitamin supplements on the market. ... Those with the MTHFR ...

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  6. iStockphotoIs Folic Acid Poison To Pregnant Women?Pregnant women need ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Daily Beast

    Pregnant women need folic acid, right? Well for the 10-15 percent with a genetic condition, it could be dangerous. If you're a woman of childbearing age, you've heard-likely more than once-the message.

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  7. The diet myths you can ignoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | NEWS.com.au

    ... products are lower in vitamins, minerals and fibre but are enriched with iron, B vitamins and fortified with folic acid so can still contribute valuable nutrients to a balanced diet. In many cases, refined grain-based can improve mineral ...

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  8. Years later, cancer treatment is still not simpleRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | The Triangle

    ... was shown to reduce lymphomas. Soon after, Sidney Farber discovered that aminopterin, an analog of the vitamin folic acid, reduced pediatric acute leukemia. With the success of aminopterin, Farber developed a closely related but less toxic compound ...

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  9. What Do Pregnant Women Really Eat? You Tell UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | American Baby

    Pregnant women take pains to educate themselves about what should go in their bodies, and what shouldn't. They know about the importance of getting folic acid , eating a healthy diet, and avoiding certain indulgences like booze, caffeine, and sushi.

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  10. Low vitamin B-12, folate linked to poor childhood growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Examiner.com

    ... other half received a placebo for six months. The investigators measured the effect of supplying vitamin B-12, folic acid, or the combination of both. In addition, they determined predictors for growth based on the vitamin supplementation. The ...

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  11. Eating rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... daily value of vitamin A and 40 per cent of the daily value of vitamin C. Spinach is also a great source of folic acid, which can help prevent heart disease, stroke and certain types of cancer. Dried lentils make great additions to salads, soups and ...

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  12. How to Choose The Best Eye and Vision Supplements by Renowned Eye Surgeon Dr. Stewart ShofnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | PRWeb

    ... including chronic and age-related eye problems: Vitamin B complex (including vitamins B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B12 folic acid, biotin and choline). B complex vitamins may help reduce chronic inflammation and prevent elevated homocysteine levels in the ...

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  13. 5 Secret Weapons Of People Who Never Get SickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Weekend

    ... tablespoon of this powerful stuff packs a daily dosage of B vitamins including thiamine, riboflavin, niacin, B6, folic acid and biotin. Just a sprinkled tablespoon of the brewer's yeast over popcorn, cereal, soup, etc. can make a huge difference on ...

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  14. Halibut is So Good for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Herald Gazette

    ... Halibuts also benefit the body by lowering cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood. Being a good source of folic acid, vitamin B6 and vitamin B12, halibuts are extremely beneficial in lowering homocysteine levels in the body, which are known to ...

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  15. GM crops to fight spina bifidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... 1,000 nmol/L, according to research published online July 29 in BMJ . Fortifying grain foods with the B vitamin folic acid has saved about 1,300 babies every year from being born with serious birth defects of the brain and spine known as neural tube ...

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  16. Government should help wipe out hunger among the worlda s poorestRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Medincine Hat News

    We Canadians love our supplements, spending hundreds of millions of dollars a year on them. However, with a few exceptions like B vitamins for vegetarians or folic acid for women who are pregnant or planning to be, nutrition experts agree that we can and should get our nutritional requirements from eating a balanced diet.

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  17. The Green Superfood You Should Be EatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... of Miracle Carb Diet: Make Calories and Fat Disappear-with Fiber . "Seaweed is a rich source of the B-vitamin folic acid, and studies have shown that diets high in folate-rich foods, such as seaweed, may significantly cut your risk for colon ...

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  18. Prenatal care should start before pregnancy - Tue, 28 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... with your health care provider prior to pregnancy to review your immunizations, start a prenatal vitamin with folic acid (which can prevent certain birth defects if begun prior to pregnancy) and otherwise "check in" is always a good idea. Once you ...

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  19. Cauliflower gets some overdue credit 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | UnionLeader.com

    ... lime over the finished product. Delicious. Raw cauliflower is great for dipping dressing. It's loaded with fiber, folic acid, potassium and vitamin C. I wonder if I would've made friends with cauliflower earlier in life if it had been cooked ...

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  20. Variety is a spice of life, spice up your Pug's diet.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Examiner.com

    ... omega 3-fatty acids as well as vitamins A, C and K to their diet. They also are a good source of calcium, copper, folic acid, iron, potassium, and beta carotene. Green beans are one of the best vegetables you can give your pug. Spinach is a potent ...

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