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  1. A Pregnant Woman's Guide To Folic Acid: How Much To Consume And The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Medical Daily

    ... Association encourages expectant mothers to eat a healthy variety of foods and pay special attention to how much folic acid they consume, a vitamin that increases blood flow and plays a key role in forming the spine of a fetus. But according to a ...

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  2. Too much folic acid during pregnancy is tied to a raised autism riskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Excessive amounts of folate and vitamin B12 in a mother's body may increase a baby's risk for developing an autism spectrum disorder. Researchers analyzed data from almost 1,400 mother-child pairs predominantly from the low-income minority population.

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  3. Herea s why that study about folic acid and autism doesna t mean what you think it doesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    A Johns Hopkins study this week said too much folic acid for pregnant women could be linked to a higher risk of autism in their children Autism spectrum disorder is a group of developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. Here are some of the signs and symptoms associated with autism.

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  4. Caution urged on folic acid studyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Pregnant women are urged to take vitamin supplements with folic acid to prevent birth defects, but research suggests that too much may raise the risk of autism. The findings were presented at a conference in Baltimore, Maryland, and have not yet been published or peer-reviewed, so researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health called for caution in interpreting their results.

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  5. These diet changes may reduce risk of colon cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Erie Times News

    Some simple changes such as increasing your fiber intake and reducing your consumption of red meat might reduce your risk factor. Eating more fruits and vegetables and limiting processed meat can also decrease risk, he said, as can increasing calcium, folic acid and vitamin D. Colorectal cancer includes cancer of the colon and rectum, and is the second leading cancer killer in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  6. Drink for mums to give babies better healthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... through pregnancy. The sachet's contents, mixed with water, is either vitamin and mineral supplements, including folic acid, or that plus probiotics and a supplement called myo-inositol. The body needs myo-inositol for making cell membranes and ...

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  7. May Monthly Consumer Focus: Dietary supplementsRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | Tama News-Herald

    ... other hand, there are people who will benefit from some types of supplements - such as pregnant women who take folic acid. But, as largely unregulated products, supplements may contain ingredients not listed on the product label; contain ingredients ...

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  8. Free cookbook is a cure for picky eating due to sickle cellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... than their peers," she observed. "We just want to encourage some high-calorie, high-nutritious foods that have folic acid in it, Vitamin A, Vitamin C. Their bodies are burning up a lot more of those vitamins than their peers." "I kind of throw some ...

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  9. Cibus food fair to showcase new productsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | ANSA.it

    ... Parmesan, and gluten-free crackers. Not to mention egg-free mayonnaise, eggs with nutritious substances such as folic acid and iodine, grey sea salt from the Atlantic and pasta with organic hemp seeds. Desserts will also be in the spotlight, ...

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  10. Up to 50% of people with undiagnosed coeliac disease have iron deficiency anaemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Medical News Today

    ... linked to low levels of vitamins in the blood, low levels of vitamin B12 or low levels of another B vitamin, folic acid . Anaemia is generally identified by having a blood test and should be checked out by a healthcare professional to determine its ...

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  11. Irish authority backs mandatory flour fortification to fight neural tube defectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | NutraIngredients

    Mandatory fortification of bread or flour to provide about 150 A g of folic acid per day in women of childbearing age could reduce the prevalence of NTDs by about 30% in Ireland.A iStock.com / pregnancy scan baby infant women iStock.com / jovannig Mandatory flour fortification with folic acid would be more effective at reducing birth defects than supplementation or voluntary fortification alone, a report from the Food Safety Authority of Ireland weighing policy options has concluded. Irish rates of neural tube defects such as spina bifida and anencephaly are among the highest in the world.

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  12. Ochsner Health System to offer free blood pressure screenings Thursday across metroRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... THEY ARE A GOOD SOURCE OF FOLATE, WHICH HELPS HEART HEALTH AND IS HELPFUL FOR WOMEN IN THEIR CHILDBEARING YEARS. FOLIC ACID IS KNOWN TO DECREASE THE RISK OF CERTAIN BIRTH DEFECTS CALLED NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS. STRAWBERRIES ARE ALSO A GOOD SOURCE OF THE ...

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  13. 11 Things You Should Know Before Trying KombuchaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Time

    ... healthy liver and kidney function, and reduce diabetic complications. Plus, kombucha is rich in B-vitamins and folic acid, which is key for helping the body produce and maintain new cells, says Megan Roosevelt, RD, founder of HealthyGroceryGirl.com. ...

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  14. Monthly Motivator: Eat your vegetables to help fight cancer5 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and taste preferences. Cruciferous vegetables are a great source of fiber as well as vitamin A, Vitamin C, folic acid, omega 3 fatty acids and phytonutrients. Studies shown regularly eating these vegetables can decrease the oxidative stress, or free ...

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  15. Corn Ethanol, the Saga of Government Boodoggles and Impending DoomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Maine Heritage Policy Center

    ... I get often walking through the State House doors). Seriously, deficiencies in vitamins B1, B12, B9 (folate, folic acid), cause issues with red blood cells. Vitamin B1 causes the red blood cell which is 7 microns in size, to harden. Capillaries are ...

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  16. The Prenatal Vitamin Your Mom Wishes She HadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... obstetrician. Prenatal vitamins, which contain important ingredients such as DHA, an omega-3 fatty acid, and folic acid, not only help soon-to-be-moms keep up with nutrients that can be lacking in a diet, but also can help a baby develop his or her ...

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  17. Ready for an acid trip which will help would-be mums? If so, you...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... help them highlight how important is it for potential mums to take essential nutrients before they get pregnant. Folic acid is found in spinach, broccoli and leafy greens. It is needed before conception to help prevent defects in babies such as ...

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  18. Mendelian randomisation study of the associations of vitamin B12 and...Read the original story

    May 4, 2016 | European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

    ... studies and randomised trials, there is still substantial controversy whether primary intervention with folic acid and vitamin B12 will lower cardiovascular disease (CVD) in the general population. 2 Either folate or vitamin B12 deficiency can ...

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  19. Nutrtional suppliments shown to reduce symptoms of depression,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    ... help patients better their mood. The team reported mixed results for zinc, vitamin C and tryptophan. Neither folic acid or inositol worked well in the study. The participants in this study were taking antidepressants. At a general level, SSRIs are ...

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  20. One week with leafy greensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Cavalier Daily

    ... low-calorie and rich in vitamins, specifically in water-soluble vitamins - B-complex, vitamin C, choline and folic acid - which our bodies can only store for a temporary amount of time. Additionally, vegetables have high counts of phytonutrients, or ...

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