Folic Acid Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Eagle Pharma gets tentative FDA approval for Lilly's Alimta versionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... tes. The so-called vitamin regimen patents addresses methods of administering Alimta following pretreatment with folic acid and Vitamin B12, to reduce the drug's toxicity in patients and allow it to interrupt the ability of cancer cells to reproduce.

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  2. UPDATE 1-Eagle Pharma gets tentative FDA approval for Lilly's Alimta versionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Reuters

    ... tes. The so-called vitamin regimen patents addresses methods of administering Alimta following pretreatment with folic acid and Vitamin B12, to reduce the drug's toxicity in patients and allow it to interrupt the ability of cancer cells to reproduce.

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  3. We Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Mashable

    ... of a medium avocado). Folate is important for proper brain function and consuming adequate intakes of folate/folic acid may reduce the risk of premature births and birth defects. Don't fight the cravings, moms. Finally, let's talk infants: Yes, you ...

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  4. Health roundup of the latest news for expectant and new mothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Business of Life

    ... Most vegetarians have a B12 deficiency while pregnant. Vitamin B12 is essential for the body to metabolize folic acid, a nutrient vital for the development of a healthy fetus. The vitamin is mainly available from meats and shellfish. Ashlee Chase, ...

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  5. Digestive Health: 10 Probiotic Foods That Help DigestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | MedicineNet

    ... (IBD), dermatitis, food allergies, and obesity. Probiotics in kimchi produce valuable B vitamins, riboflavin and folic acid. These foods contain vitamins that boost immunity and help ward off infection. Miso is a Japanese fermented soybean paste ...

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  6. Review: Tip Top Sandwich ThinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... gluten, dextrose, wheat bran, iodised salt, sugar, emulsifiers, vegetable gums, soy flour and vitamins (thiamin, folic acid) plus either red quinoa or wholemeal wheat flour depending on the flavour. Wheat bran and wholemeal wheat flour provide extra ...

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  7. Do Nutritionists Take Vitamins? We Asked 5 Dietitians What Kinds of Supplements They Take.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Washingtonian.com

    ... inflammation-fighting spice." - Taylor Johnson of "When I was pregnant and needed supplements (particularly for folic acid but also just to 'cover my bases' for my baby's health), I was taking Deva Vegan brand prenatal vitamins . The reason I chose ...

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  8. 4 Proteins Doctors Swear By To Speed Up Your MetabolismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Shefinds.com

    ... hey also provide close to 20 essential health-boosting nutrients, including potassium, vitamin E, B-vitamins, and folic acid, and enable your body to more efficiently absorb fat-soluble nutrients in other foods."

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  9. Which is better for health: Brown rice or white rice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... the nutrients lost during processing. In the U.S., manufacturers add B vitamins, such as thiamin, niacin, and folic acid , as well as iron. As shown in the table above, brown rice contains higher amounts of vitamins and minerals than white rice, ...

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  10. Lubbock woman shares journey of self discovery through disabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... and child health director with March of Dimes, said spina bifida is believed to correlate with a deficiency in folic acid. That's why pregnant women or women who wish to become pregnant are often encouraged to consume it. "It's hard to consume ...

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  11. A gluten scientist explains why gluten-free diets are terrible...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... derived from them. All the non-gluten-containing grains are not fortified, whereas wheat flour is fortified with folic acid, B vitamins, and iron. So, it's not unusual for someone on a gluten-free diet to be folate-deficient or iron-deficient. ...

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  12. World Food Day: A case for improving quality of school mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    ... Simply defined, food fortification is "strengthening" food by adding vitamins such as vitamin A and folic acid and minerals such as iron, zinc to food products to improve their nutritional value. Currently in Uganda, all wheat flour and edible oil ...

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  13. Maharashtra hospital challenge: anaemic mothers, low-birth weight babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | The Indian Express

    ... National Iron Plus Initiative (NIPI) to address anaemia that includes providing supervised biweekly iron folic acid supplementation for all under-5 children and weekly tablets for adolescents in the age group of 10-19 years. The challenge, public ...

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  14. Many pregnant women not getting message about boosting iodine and folic acidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    New Zealand's Ministry of Health rarely recommends using supplements, but does urge mothers to take in additional iodine and folic acid before and during pregnancy, and iodine when breastfeeding, to help avoid neurodevelopmental problems in their babies. In the first study of its kind gauging how well the MOH's advice in this area is followed, University of Otago researchers reveal barely more than one-third of the Kiwi mothers surveyed report adhering fully to these recommendations.

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  15. Fever in early pregnancy may up birth defect riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    ... If women are planning to become pregnant, the doctors should not only advise them to take prenatal vitamins and folic acid, but also inform them that if they get a fever, they should not hesitate to call and consider taking a fever reducer, ...

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  16. Most pregnant women not taking crucial supplementsRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2017 | The Otago Daily Times

    The iodine recommendation was followed by 52% of the women while 38% followed both the iodine and folic acid recommendations. Photo: File The Ministry of Health rarely recommended using supplements but did urge mothers to take additional iodine and folic acid before and during pregnancy, and iodine when breastfeeding, to help avoid neurodevelopmental problems in their babies.

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  17. Mums not following advice to boost iodine and folic acidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    Out of 535 women who were pregnant or had been in the last two years, only 38 per cent had followed the recommendations, according to University of Otago research. Only just more than a third of Kiwi mums surveyed properly follow Ministry of Health guidelines on boosting folic acid and iodine intake before, during and after pregnancy, new research shows.

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  18. Many NZ mums not getting message about boosting iodine and folic acid: Otago researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | University of Otago News

    New Zealand's Ministry of Health rarely recommends using supplements, but does urge mothers to take in additional iodine and folic acid before and during pregnancy, and iodine when breastfeeding, to help avoid neurodevelopmental problems in their babies. In the first study of its kind gauging how well the MOH's advice in this area is followed, University of Otago researchers reveal barely more than one-third of the Kiwi mothers surveyed report adhering fully to these recommendations.

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  19. The ACA Is Alive and Well: Updates to Mandated Preventive Health Care Services Issued for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | JD Supra

    ... scope of this article.) Coverage is required for a daily supplement containing 0.4 to 0.8 mg (400 to 800 g) of folic acid for all women planning to becoming pregnant, or who are capable of pregnancy. Screening for obesity in children and ...

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  20. Women Falling Short on Birth Defect PreventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | HON

    Only a third of women are taking a multivitamin containing folic acid -- a nutrient known to prevent serious birth defects -- before they know they're pregnant, a new survey has found. The poll, conducted by the March of Dimes, also revealed significant racial disparities: Just 10 percent of black women and 27 percent of Hispanic women of childbearing age report taking multivitamins with folic acid before pregnancy.

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