folic

Related to folic: Folic acid deficiency

fo•lic

(ˈfoʊ lɪk, ˈfɒl ɪk)

adj.
of or derived from folic acid.
[1940–45]
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PRETTY much everyone knows these days about the importance of folic acid in pregnancy and for women who are planning to conceive.
Calls PRETTY much everyone knows these days about the importance of folic acid in pregnancy and for women who are planning to conceive.
Summary: Folic acid can prevent 70% of spinal defects at birth
Prudence PRETTY much everyone knows these days about the importance of folic acid in pregnancy and for women who are planning to conceive.
Foods that can help boost your folic acid intake including cereals, nuts, and dark green veg Folic acid also protects against heart disease You can boost your intake of folic acid through your diet
A meta-analysis was conducted on 15 randomized trials (including a total of 55,764 participants) that examined the effect of folic acid supplementation on stroke risk.
For many years, public health officials have advocated the consumption of folic acid.
Food and Drug Administration today approved folic acid fortification of corn masa flour.
When most physicians and patients hear about folic acid, they automatically think about its role in preventing spina bifida and other neural tube defects.
A recent study published in JAMA suggests that the combination of folic acid supplementation and antihypertensive medications may be an effective way to reduce first-time stroke risk.
I have always known, and I'm sure there are very few women who don't know, that it is essential to take folic acid when you are pregnant.
Taking folic acid before conception significantly reduces the risk of small for gestational age (SGA) at birth, according to a study published in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.