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  1. Pre-natal multivitamins: 'Pregnancy is no time to gamble'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... balanced diet. The review also called into question the evidence for all nutrients apart from vitamin D and folic acid - and pressed for greater availability of low-cost tablets containing these two nutrients and vitamin C. "It is unfortunate that, ...

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  2. What is your skin telling you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Patchiness or discolouration on the cheeks can indicate poor metabolism and low absorption of nutrients, such as folic acid and iron. Additionally, cheeks are linked to lung function (think about how red your face gets during a strenuous workout ...

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  3. 8 Delicious Avocado RecipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | JD Journal

    Although considered a fruit, the avocado is unique from other fruits in that it is filled with healthy fats rather than carbohydrates. Avocados are a great addition to any diet as, along with their healthy fats, they provide nearly 20 essential nutrients, including fiber, potassium, Vitamin E, B-vitamins, and folic acid.

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  4. Best and Worst of Neuroscience and Neurology - June 2016Read the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | GNIF Brain Blogger

    ... from McMaster University, Canada. The mixture - consisting of common ingredients such as vitamins B, C and D, folic acid, cod liver oil, green tea extract and other nutraceuticals - was shown to prevent and even reverse the signs of brain aging, ...

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  5. Pregnancy multivitamins are'unnecessary' for most: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The China Post

    ... baby the best start in life "regardless of cost," said the authors. And while daily doses of a B vitamin called folic acid, and vitamin D to a lesser degree, are known to be beneficial, there is no evidence that cocktails stuffed full of other ...

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  6. Pregnancy multivitamins pointless, say researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    ... on taking the single vitamins - which are available for a few pence per day - recommended by the NHS. These are folic acid in the first three months of pregnancy, and vitamin D. They should also follow a healthy diet. Pregnancy multivitamins can ...

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  7. Are prenatal vitamins worth the money?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | WKBT

    ... paper published in the British Medical Journal's Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin on Monday. It turns out that only folic acid and vitamin D have any evidence to support their use in dietary supplements for pregnancy, said Dr. James Cave, ...

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  8. Study: Women may only need certain vitamins during pregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | KFVS12

    ... Keeney said. Keeney isn't too fond of this new information. She said the majority of pregnant women don't get the Folic Acid and Vitamin D from their diet alone. That's why she still plans to prescribe prenatal vitamins. "I just feel like it's ...

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  9. Reality check: Do pregnant women need a daily multivitamin? Research...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | GlobalNews

    ... baby the best start in life, regardless of cost." The review suggests women are better off focusing solely on folic acid and vitamin D supplements instead. Their conclusions are based on combing over dozens of international studies that followed the ...

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  10. Folic Acid Supplementation of Female Mice, with or without Vitamin...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | CiteULike

    Folic Acid Supplementation of Female Mice, with or without Vitamin B-12, before and during Pregnancy and Lactation Programs Adiposity and Vascular Health in Adult Male Offspring. The developmental origins of health and disease theory suggest that disturbances in the fetal and early postnatal environment contribute to chronic adulthood diseases, such as type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

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  11. Beans: quick, easy and filling (cheap too!) commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | News Tribune

    ... lean muscle. Pregnant women and women considering starting a family will benefit from the folate (natural form of folic acid) found in legumes. Folate is needed to reduce risks of certain birth defects. For men and women with the MTHFR factor, ...

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  12. Pregnancy multivitamins: A waste of expectant mothers' money?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Food Technology

    ... dangerously misleading. The review called into question the evidence for all nutrients apart from vitamin D and folic acid - and pressed for greater availability of low-cost tablets containing these two nutrients and vitamin C. Published in the ...

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  13. Supplementation During Pregnancy Is CriticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Freshnews

    WASHINGTON, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - In response to a report titled "Vitamin supplementation in pregnancy," published today in the Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin, the Council for Responsible Nutrition , the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, issued the following statement: "Reputable medical organizations, including the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Endocrine Society, and the American Thyroid Association, recommend that pregnant women take a multivitamin as a way to assure they are getting adequate nutrients such as folic acid and iodine that are critical for the development and well-being of the fetus, as well as for their own health.

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  14. Customers browsing products at a supplement outlet in Sydney, Australia. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | South China Morning Post

    ... baby the best start in life "regardless of cost", said the authors. And while daily doses of a B vitamin called folic acid, and vitamin D to a lesser degree, are known to be beneficial, there is no evidence that cocktails stuffed full of other ...

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  15. Pregnancy multivitamins are 'a waste of money', say researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Independent.ie

    ... on taking the single vitamins - which are available for a few pence per day - recommended by the NHS. These are folic acid in the first three months of pregnancy, and vitamin D. They should also follow a healthy diet. Pregnancy multivitamins can ...

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  16. Multivitamins aimed at pregnant women are an 'unnecessary expense', new research has claimed.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Western Telegraph

    ... on taking the single vitamins - which are available for a few pence per day - recommended by the NHS. These are folic acid in the first three months of pregnancy, and vitamin D. They should also follow a healthy diet. Pregnancy multivitamins can ...

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  17. Prenatal Multivitamins Don't Help Much, Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Live Science

    Instead of taking multivitamin and mineral supplements, pregnant women should focus on improving the overall quality of their diets, and should take just two vitamins: folic acid and vitamin D , according to the review, conducted by researchers in the United Kingdom. "We found no evidence to recommend that all pregnant women should take prenatal multinutrient supplements beyond the nationally advised folic acid and vitamin D supplements, generic versions of which can be purchased relatively inexpensively," the authors wrote in the report, published today in the journal Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin.

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  18. Pregnancy multivitamins 'unnecessary' for most: expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Bangkok Post

    Multivitamins and mineral supplements in pregnancy are an "unnecessary expense" with no proven benefits for most well-nourished women or their babies, said a review of science data Tuesday. While daily doses of a B vitamin called folic acid, and vitamin D to a lesser degree, are known to be beneficial, there is no evidence that cocktails stuffed full of other vitamins are protective Sold at about 18 euros per month, these supplements are heavily marketed to women in all stages of pregnancy as a means of warding off health problems, said the analysis.

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  19. Multivitamin supplements during pregnancy called needless expenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | CBC News

    ... issue of Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin, published by BMJ. The reviewers combed through published research on folic acid, vitamin D, iron, vitamins C, E, and A, and multivitamin supplements to see which have the strongest evidence to support ...

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  20. Multivitamin and mineral supplements for mums-to-be are needless expenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Multivitamin and mineral supplements, often promoted to pregnant women as a means of giving their child the best possible start in life, are unlikely to be needed by most mums- to-be and are an unnecessary expense, concludes a review of the available evidence, published in this month's issue of the Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin . Pregnant women would do well to resist the marketing claims, which don't seem to translate into better outcomes for mother or baby, and, instead, focus on improving their overall diet and taking folic acid and vitamin D supplements , both of which are available at relatively low cost, it says.

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