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Folic Acid Supplement May Help Prevent Birth Defects
 

Folic Acid Supplement May Help Prevent Birth Defects

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Folic acid is a vitamin that makes new cells. It plays a critical role in human growth and development. Taking folic acid before and during pregnancy can help prevent birth defects of the brain and
 
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11 Jan 2017 - General
 
Once a lady is expecting a child that particular lady is advised by the local clinic or public health midwife to start folic acid. Folic acid 5 mg daily intake will reduce the risk of having the birth defects such as neural tube defects which lead di...
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that for folic acid to help prevent some major birth defects, a woman should start consuming 400 mcg a day at least one month before she becomes pregnant and the entire time while she is pre...
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