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1566090574 1450 0 0 36 8805348 3133 1 4 4 0 0 5744520 87803385278793 546149258203951433 0 1 4951080 13721592350026 3479888858666190154 0 2 4444992 102124146233278 2113697724266549182 0 3 6012540 270797602393872 10294092170887794448 0 232000.000000 1 take folic acid to help prevent NTDs.]]> take folic acid to help prevent NTDs.]]> take folic acid if you have untreated pernicious anemia unless your healthcare provider tells you to do so.]]> take folic acid, even if she doesn't plan on becoming pregnant.]]> patients who received folic acid and developed cancer, 136 died -- a 38 percent increased risk compared with patients who did not take folic acid and developed cancer.]]> take folic acid supplements later in pregnancy did not reduce the risk.]]> take folic acid supplements from one month before conception and during the first three months of pregnancy.]]> 273600.000000 23 153600.000000 1 220000.000000 1 folic acid intake as well as blood levels of folate and other micronutrients.]]> folic acid intake as well as blood levels of folate and other micronutrients.]]> micrograms (mcg) of folic acid each day, in addition to consuming food with folate from a varied diet, to help prevent neural tube defects (NTDs).]]> folic acid (also known as folate) during development.]]> folate fortification programs which require folic acid to be added to cereal products.]]> folic acid, up to 40% incorrectly recommended it to an already pregnant woman and two (10%) thought that folate should be recommended only to pregnant women.]]> folic acid supplementation (400 μg-10 mg/day for 3 months to 2 years) can improve or reverse several functional biomarkers of folate and one-carbon metabolism and colorectal cancer ( 9 ).]]> Folate (also called folic acid, folacin and Vitamin B9) is a vital nutrient for the development of new cells.]]> folate and start taking a multivitamin-mineral supplement that contains 400 micrograms of folic acid.]]> folic acid to help all women meet their folate needs.]]> folic acid fortification in wheat flour has reduced the incidence of congenital spine and brain deformities by raising folate status in blood of the pregnant mothers.]]> folic acid is a practical way of reducing folate deficiencies in pregnant women and reducing birth defects.]]> Folate (folic acid, a B vitamin) is unique in that it contains a methyl group (CH3), which it donates to homocysteine to permit its enzymatic conversion to methionine.]]> folate or methyl defect and are prescribed higher supplemental levels of folic acid.]]> folate or methyl metabolism problems require additional amounts of supplemental folic acid, which should be prescribed by their attending physicians or specialists, who can best monitor the appropriate biomarkers.]]> Folate and folic acid: What is it?]]> Folate and folic acid are necessary for the production and maintenance of new cells 2 .]]> Folate and folic acid are needed to make DNA and RNA, the building blocks of cells.]]> Folate and folic acid also help prevent changes to DNA that may lead to cancer 3 .]]> folate and folic acid to make normal red blood cells and prevent anemia 4 .]]> Folate and folic acid are forms of a water-soluble B vitamin.]]> enough folic acid to L-methyl folate, excess levels of homocysteine may accumulate.]]> folate or folic acid?]]> folate and folic acid suggests dietary sources of this vitamin 5 .]]> folic acid that is added to fortified foods and dietary supplements has a simpler chemical structure than the natural form of folate, and is absorbed more easily by the body.]]> Dietary Allowance for folate and folic acid for adults?]]> folate and folic acid are expressed in a term called the Dietary Folate and Folic Acid Equivalent.]]> Dietary Folate and (Folic Acid) Equivalent (DFE) was developed to help account for the differences in absorption of naturally occurring dietary folate and the more bioavailable synthetic folic acid 11 .]]> folic acid fortification program has increased folic acid content of commonly eaten foods such as cereals and grains, and as a result diets of most adults now provide recommended amounts of folate equivalents 14 .]]> folate or folic acid deficiency occur?]]> deficiency of folate or folic acid can occur when your need for folate is increased, when dietary intake of folate or folic acid is inadequate, and when your body excretes (or loses) more folate and folic acid than usual.]]> folate or folic acid may also increase the need for this vitamin 1 , 6 , 15 - 19 .]]> folate deficiency may promote initial stages of carcinogenesis, whereas high doses of folic acid may enhance growth of cancer cells.]]> folate concentration increased more than 6-fold among participants given folic acid.]]> 273600.000000 6 215200.000000 1 115200.000000 1 115200.000000 1 effect of folic acid periconceptional supplementation of 4 mg/day compared to the 0.4 mg/day standard dose on reducing the occurrence of all congenital malformations.]]> effect of folic acid periconceptional supplementation of 4 mg/day compared to the 0.4 mg/day standard dose on reducing the occurrence of all congenital malformations.]]> effect of folic acid on cancer may take many years of follow-up to determine, Drake said.]]> effect of folic acid and zinc dietary supplementation on semen quality parameters, including but not limited to concentration, motility, morphology, and sperm DNA integrity, relative to the placebo group.]]> effect of folic acid and zinc dietary supplementation on fertility treatment outcomes [fertilization, embryo quality, implantation/human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) confirmed pregnancy, clinical pregnancy, live birth], relative to the placebo group.]]> effect of folic acid and zinc dietary supplementation on fertilization rates among couples undergoing assisted reproductive technology procedures, relative to the placebo group.]]> 115200.000000 1 93000.000000 124 92800.000000 1 patients who received folic acid had a 21 percent increased risk for developing cancer.]]> patients who received folic acid had a 21 percent increased risk for developing cancer.]]> patients who received folic acid plus vitamin B12 vs. 13.8 percent who did not receive such treatment died from any cause.]]> 76800.000000 1 80000.000000 1 micrograms of folic acid daily.]]> micrograms of folic acid daily.]]> folic acid fortification, but does coincide nicely with the 1992 recommendation for women of childbearing age to consume 400 micrograms of folic acid daily.]]> 88000.000000 6 Folic acid fortification of foods may reduce the incidence of the most common type of kidney cancer and a type of brain tumors in children, finds a new study by Kimberly J. Johnson, PhD, assistant professor at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, and Amy Linabery, PhD, postdoctoral fellow at the University of Minnesota.]]> Folic acid fortification of foods may reduce the incidence of the most common type of kidney cancer and a type of brain tumors in children, finds a new study by Kimberly J. Johnson, PhD, assistant professor at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, and Amy Linabery, PhD, postdoctoral fellow at the University of Minnesota.]]> fortification of foods with folic acid because earlier studies show that prenatal consumption of folic acid significantly reduces the incidence of neural tube defects in babies.]]> HealthDay News) -- Although folic acid fortification of foods can prevent many birth defects, it may also increase the risk for developing cancer, Norwegian researchers report.]]> folic acid (vitamin B9) fortification of foods to decrease the incidence of neural-tube defects in newborns.]]> treatment with folic acid for approximately three-and-a-half years was associated with a 21 percent increased risk of cancer and an increased risk of death after six-and-a-half years of follow-up in a large population of patients with ischemic heart disease living in Norway, where there is no folic acid fortification of foods," she said.]]> fortification of foods involves much lower doses of folic acid than studied in these trials, which is reassuring not only for the U.S.A., who have been enriching flour with folic acid to prevent neural tube birth defects [such as spina bifida] since 1998, but also for over 50 other countries where fortification is mandatory [such as] Australia, South Africa, Chile, Argentina and Brazil," Clarke said.]]> fortification of foods with folic acid, had an associated increased risk of cancer and death from any cause if they had received treatment with folic acid and vitamin B12, according to a study in the November 18 issue of JAMA .]]> folic acid fortification of foods in Norway, this study population was well suited for such an investigation," they write.]]> 65400.000000 240 folic acid before getting pregnant and in early pregnancy lowers the risk of having a baby with certain birth defects.]]> folic acid before getting pregnant and in early pregnancy lowers the risk of having a baby with certain birth defects.]]> micrograms of folic acid before and during early pregnancy prevents neural tube defects (NTDs).]]> folic acid use before and during early pregnancy did not increase a woman's risk for miscarriage or multiple births.]]> folic acid use before pregnancy in women who have had a previous pregnancy affected by a neural tube defect (NTD).]]> pregnancy should consume 400 mcg of folic acid each day even when not planning to become pregnant.]]> folic acid each day one month before becoming pregnant and through the first three months of pregnancy.]]> folic acid is a supplement used to prevent iron deficiency and folic acid deficiency during pregnancy.]]> folic acid deficiency during pregnancy on development are well known.]]> Folic acid supplements can reduce the risk for neural tube defects in newborns by 50% if women take them before and during pregnancy.]]> folic acid supplementation as a topic for discussion with women of childbearing age, with women actually planning pregnancies, or with women in the first trimester of pregnancy.]]> Folic acid helps to prevent these and other serious birth defects only when taken before pregnancy and in the first few weeks after conception - often before a woman even knows she is pregnant.]]> folic acid supplements in early pregnancy almost halved the risk of having a child with autism.]]> folic acid supplements from four weeks before conception to eight weeks into pregnancy had a 40 per cent lower risk of giving birth to children with childhood autism (classic autism).]]> folic acid supplements midway through pregnancy (week 22) had no effect.]]> folic acid supplements, not food or other supplements, and that the crucial time interval is from four weeks before conception to eight weeks into pregnancy," says Dr Pål Surén, primary author of the paper and researcher at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health.]]> folic acid supplements in the mother during pregnancy and a reduced risk of childhood autism.]]> folic acid supplements during pregnancy and emphasise the importance of starting early-preferably before conception.]]> folic acid supplements in early pregnancy increased sharply from 2002 to 2008 among women who participated in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study.]]> folic acid supplements in early pregnancy protects the foetus from spina bifida and other neural tube defects.]]> folic acid supplements early in pregnancy halved the risk of having children with severe language delay at three years-old.]]> benefits of folic acid during pregnancy.]]> folic acid prior to conception (most multiple vitamins contain this amount) and 800 mcg during pregnancy (the amount contained in prenatal vitamins).]]> 74400.000000 1 folic acid for longer periods of time increased the risk for cancer.]]> folic acid for longer periods of time increased the risk for cancer.]]> 92800.000000 1 receive folic acid plus vitamins B12 and B6, folic acid plus B12, or B6 alone, or a placebo.]]> receive folic acid plus vitamins B12 and B6, folic acid plus B12, or B6 alone, or a placebo.]]> receive folic acid plus vitamin B12 vs. 341 participants (10.0 percent) who received such treatment were diagnosed with cancer, a 21 percent increased risk.]]> receive folic acid plus vitamin B12 vs. 136 (4.0 percent) who received such treatment died from cancer, a 38 percent increased risk.]]> 92800.000000 1 112000.000000 36 76800.000000 1 role of folic acid.]]> role of folic acid.]]> role of folic acid supplementation in colorectal carcinogenesis from these trials because the number of subjected studied was too small, the duration of follow-up was short, and most of these trials used less well-established biomarkers of colorectal cancer ( 9 ).]]> 76800.000000 1 supply of folic acid, Sidney Farber went on to show that one of folic acid antagonists, aminopterin, produced complete remissions in children with acute leukemia ( 8 ).]]> supply of folic acid, Sidney Farber went on to show that one of folic acid antagonists, aminopterin, produced complete remissions in children with acute leukemia ( 8 ).]]> 76800.000000 1 safety of folic acid intake.]]> safety of folic acid intake.]]> safety of folic acid intake, either from supplements or through fortification, when taken for up to five years," study author Robert Clarke, from the University of Oxford, said in a journal news release.]]> safety of folic acid, in particular with respect to cancer risk.]]> 76800.000000 1 amount of folic acid, the risk of having an NTD dropped 85% in high-prevalence areas and 41% in areas with prevalence similar to the United States.]]> amount of folic acid, the risk of having an NTD dropped 85% in high-prevalence areas and 41% in areas with prevalence similar to the United States.]]> amount of folic acid they contain.]]> 76800.000000 1 folic acid to l-methylfolate, and thus do not receive the full nutritional benefits of folic acid.]]> folic acid to l-methylfolate, and thus do not receive the full nutritional benefits of folic acid.]]> 76800.000000 1 importance of folic acid from the March of Dimes .]]> importance of folic acid from the March of Dimes .]]> 76800.000000 1 76800.000000 1 76800.000000 1 supplementation with folic acid at high dose (4 mg/day) reduces the overall risk of major congenital malformations in the population more than the standard recommended dose (0.4 mg/day).]]> supplementation with folic acid at high dose (4 mg/day) reduces the overall risk of major congenital malformations in the population more than the standard recommended dose (0.4 mg/day).]]> supplementation with folic acid has been found to normalize hyperhomocysteinemia.]]> 92800.000000 1 given folic acid plus vitamin B12 died from any cause, compared with 13.8 percent of patients who received neither folic acid nor vitamin B12, the researchers said.]]> given folic acid plus vitamin B12 died from any cause, compared with 13.8 percent of patients who received neither folic acid nor vitamin B12, the researchers said.]]> 92800.000000 1 enough folic acid in her body before and while she is pregnant, her baby is less likely to have a major birth defect of the brain or spine.]]> enough folic acid in her body before and while she is pregnant, her baby is less likely to have a major birth defect of the brain or spine.]]> 68800.000000 1 folic acid not only impacts immediate offspring but can also have detrimental health effects, such as spina bifida and heart abnormalities, on subsequent generations.]]> folic acid not only impacts immediate offspring but can also have detrimental health effects, such as spina bifida and heart abnormalities, on subsequent generations.]]> Folic acid is not only a safeguard against spina bifida and other birth defects in babies - it can also prevent heart disease and strokes, two of Northern Ireland's biggest killers, according to research from the University of Ulster.]]> 33200.000000 30 57800.000000 217 vitamin folic acid helps prevent birth defects.]]> vitamin folic acid helps prevent birth defects.]]> folic acid or vitamin B supplements to reduce the risk for heart disease.]]> Folic acid is a B vitamin that allows every cell in your body to grow and develop normally.]]> Vitamin Study Group and in 1992 the Hungarian randomised clinical trial have shown conclusively that the risk of neural tube defects can be reduced substantially by taking folic acid during the peri-conceptional period.]]> folic acid (vitamin B9) forti.]]> Folic acid is the synthetic form of this vitamin that is found in supplements and fortified foods 1 .]]> folic acid plus vitamin B12.]]> 76800.000000 1 dose of folic acid is based on data from the most rigorous scientific study involving women who had previous NTD-affected pregnancies.]]> dose of folic acid is based on data from the most rigorous scientific study involving women who had previous NTD-affected pregnancies.]]> dose of folic acid given to patients in the Norwegian studies was significantly higher than what most people in the United States get.]]> 76800.000000 1 62400.000000 1 show that folic acid fortification may also lower the incidence of certain types of childhood cancer in the United States," Johnson says.]]> show that folic acid fortification may also lower the incidence of certain types of childhood cancer in the United States," Johnson says.]]> 84800.000000 1 HealthDay News) -- Although folic acid fortification.]]> HealthDay News) -- Although folic acid fortification.]]> HealthDay News) -- Folic acid supplements do not affe.]]> HealthDay News) -- Folic acid supplements do not affect people's risk for cancer, according to a large new review.]]> 53800.000000 88 45600.000000 30 77600.000000 54 folic acid and infant death rates, congenital heart defects, changes in blood level of folic acid with different folic acid doses, and long-term evaluation of the women and children from the community intervention program.]]> folic acid and infant death rates, congenital heart defects, changes in blood level of folic acid with different folic acid doses, and long-term evaluation of the women and children from the community intervention program.]]> doses of folic acid.]]> 48000.000000 284 44400.000000 30 62400.000000 8 81600.000000 8 folic acid in your everyday multivitamin pill, and taking it can reduce a baby's risk for neural tube defects, a birth defect that leaves the spinal cord exposed, and causing serious medical complications.]]> folic acid in your everyday multivitamin pill, and taking it can reduce a baby's risk for neural tube defects, a birth defect that leaves the spinal cord exposed, and causing serious medical complications.]]> folic acid for ≥15 years compared with those not taking folic acid ( 12 ).]]> folic acid.]]> 40000.000000 1 40000.000000 36 18060.000000 484 28800.000000 72 intake of micronutrients, including folic acid, may affect the risk for specific birth defects.]]> intake of micronutrients, including folic acid, may affect the risk for specific birth defects.]]> folic acid use and alcohol use.]]> folic acid fortification of flour and grain products to reduce the risk of neural-tube birth defects," the authors write.]]> 55600.000000 60 folic acid.]]> folic acid.]]> 27000.000000 25 34200.000000 25 Folic acid and its reduced derivative(s), such as folinic acid, are an essential water soluble vitamins added to virtually all cell culture media.]]> Folic acid and its reduced derivative(s), such as folinic acid, are an essential water soluble vitamins added to virtually all cell culture media.]]> 25200.000000 30 Folic acid fortification continues to prevent neural tube defects.]]> Folic acid fortification continues to prevent neural tube defects.]]> suggests that folic acid supplementation in the periconceptional period, either alone or in combination with other vitamins and minerals, can prevent neural tube defects.]]> 48000.000000 1 31800.000000 142 folic acid and three other related B-vitamins can prevent the accumulation of a high blood level of homocysteine, a risk factor in heart disease and strokes.]]> folic acid and three other related B-vitamins can prevent the accumulation of a high blood level of homocysteine, a risk factor in heart disease and strokes.]]> folic acid plays an important role in energy production.]]> folic acid supplements with or without other B vitamins up to the end of 2010.]]> 62400.000000 1 22800.000000 48 45200.000000 48 folic acid metabolism is very similar to humans.]]> folic acid metabolism is very similar to humans.]]> folic acid and, when mutated, causes similar effects to dietary folic acid deficiency.]]> acid, in particular, the biosynthesis of thromboxane.]]> 18000.000000 30 80000.000000 6 76800.000000 1 folic acid were colorectal, lung, prostate and blood cancer, the researchers noted.]]> folic acid were colorectal, lung, prostate and blood cancer, the researchers noted.]]> Folic acid chemoprevention trials using colorectal adenoma as the end point have also been conducted.]]> folic acid supplementation (1 mg/day for 2 years) after polypectomy decreased adenoma recurrence by 46% compared with placebo, although this difference was not statistically significant ( 16 ).]]> 25600.000000 2 Folic acid is measured in micrograms (mcg).]]> Folic acid is measured in micrograms (mcg).]]> 72800.000000 1 folic acid supplements in 2002, while the percentage had risen to 85 per cent in 2008.]]> folic acid supplements in 2002, while the percentage had risen to 85 per cent in 2008.]]> 36000.000000 140 folic acid and zinc dietary supplementation improves semen quality and indirectly fertility outcomes (i.e., live birth rate) among couples trying to conceive and seeking assisted reproduction.]]> folic acid and zinc dietary supplementation improves semen quality and indirectly fertility outcomes (i.e., live birth rate) among couples trying to conceive and seeking assisted reproduction.]]> 18000.000000 30 23200.000000 202 21600.000000 180 21600.000000 88 dietary supplements containing folic acid, the researchers noted.]]> dietary supplements containing folic acid, the researchers noted.]]> folic acid from dietary supplements and fortified foods.]]> 25200.000000 50 folic acid fortification.]]> folic acid fortification.]]> folic acid treatment.]]> 31200.000000 1 31200.000000 4 41400.000000 24 micrograms of folic acid.]]> micrograms of folic acid.]]> 24000.000000 180 folic acid deficiency impacted development, thereby causing developmental problems.]]> folic acid deficiency impacted development, thereby causing developmental problems.]]> intake of folic acid did not increase their risk for cancer, the researchers noted.]]> folic acid supplements may also have other beneficial effects on the development of the brain and spinal cord in the foetus.]]> folic acid treatment was associated with cancer outcomes and all-cause mortality after extended follow-up.]]> 23200.000000 206 folic acid supplement (400 μg folic acid daily).]]> folic acid supplement (400 μg folic acid daily).]]> folic acid, making it the ideal place to investigate whether or not the supplement increases the risk for cancer, Ebbing noted.]]> micrograms of folic acid.]]> 28800.000000 156 19200.000000 50 56000.000000 3 54400.000000 1 17600.000000 202 48000.000000 1 48000.000000 4 folic-acid supplementation may be of great importance in reducing the risk of NTD and Down's syndrome.]]> folic-acid supplementation may be of great importance in reducing the risk of NTD and Down's syndrome.]]> 48000.000000 1 folic acid and produce the symptoms of a folic acid deficiency.]]> folic acid and produce the symptoms of a folic acid deficiency.]]> 47200.000000 12 Folic acid is naturally found in green leafy vegetables such as spinach, cabbage, broccoli, kale, beans and legumes and in citrus fruits.]]> Folic acid is naturally found in green leafy vegetables such as spinach, cabbage, broccoli, kale, beans and legumes and in citrus fruits.]]> 46800.000000 16 folic acid supplements.]]> folic acid supplements.]]> 45600.000000 1 29200.000000 161 28800.000000 61 14400.000000 43 21600.000000 1 42400.000000 45 folic acid intake might predispose those taking OC to vascular thrombosis.]]> folic acid intake might predispose those taking OC to vascular thrombosis.]]> 40000.000000 7 acid (DNA and RNA) synthesis.]]> acid (DNA and RNA) synthesis.]]> acids and deliver one-carbon groups to S-adenosyl methionine (SAM) through the methionine homocysteine pathway.]]> 20000.000000 217 19200.000000 202 folic acid consumption among pregnant mothers.]]> folic acid consumption among pregnant mothers.]]> 12400.000000 240 35400.000000 15 folic acid supplementation on atherothrombosis reduction.]]> folic acid supplementation on atherothrombosis reduction.]]> 23400.000000 12 folic acid supplementation can reduce the risk of all congenital malformations or of a specific and selected group of them, namely: neural tube defects, oral clefts, cardiac defects, urinary tract anomalies except hypospadias, limb reduction defects, omphalocele, anal atresia and trisomy 21.]]> folic acid supplementation can reduce the risk of all congenital malformations or of a specific and selected group of them, namely: neural tube defects, oral clefts, cardiac defects, urinary tract anomalies except hypospadias, limb reduction defects, omphalocele, anal atresia and trisomy 21.]]> intake of folic acid is related to an higher risk reduction of neural tube defects and of other congenital malformations is the main rationale for the present study.]]> 8760.000000 448 Folic Acid Supplements Don't Affect Cancer Risk, Re.]]> Folic Acid Supplements Don't Affect Cancer Risk, Re.]]> folic acid supplementation were not confirmed by this meta-analysis," Clarke said.]]> 33600.000000 1 22200.000000 66 folic acid supplementation prevents LINE-1 hypomethylation in rats with Hhcy.]]> folic acid supplementation prevents LINE-1 hypomethylation in rats with Hhcy.]]> 5480.000000 837 intake of folic acid.]]> intake of folic acid.]]> folic acid is associated with a reduced risk of other brain disorders in children," says Surén.]]> folic acid supplementation also is associated with reduced risk of Down's syndrome.]]> 15600.000000 212 <![CDATA[Research | Folic Acid | NCBDDD | CDC]]> 0 38578 21490583859 55029.605469 1521142067 1521142067 712192440 en
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  • At this time, the AHA doesn't recommend the use of folic acid or vitamin B supplements to reduce the risk for heart disease. (rochester.edu)
  • In 1991 the Medical Research Council Vitamin Study Group and in 1992 the Hungarian randomised clinical trial have shown conclusively that the risk of neural tube defects can be reduced substantially by taking folic acid during the peri-conceptional period. (clinicaltrials.gov)
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  • It's involved in nucleic acid (DNA and RNA) synthesis. (rochester.edu)
  • Folates are involved in the synthesis of amino and nucleic acids and deliver one-carbon groups to S-adenosyl methionine (SAM) through the methionine homocysteine pathway. (sigmaaldrich.com)
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  • At present there is enough evidence to support the hypothesis that folic acid supplementation can reduce the risk of all congenital malformations or of a specific and selected group of them, namely: neural tube defects, oral clefts, cardiac defects, urinary tract anomalies except hypospadias, limb reduction defects, omphalocele, anal atresia and trisomy 21. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The hypothesis that a higher intake of folic acid is related to an higher risk reduction of neural tube defects and of other congenital malformations is the main rationale for the present study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
1566090575 259 0 0 36 8805348 75236 1 4 4 0 0 5744520 87803385278793 546149258203951433 0 1 4951080 13721592350026 3479888858666190154 0 2 4444992 102124146233278 2113697724266549182 0 3 6012540 270797602393872 10294092170887794448 0 239200.000000 1 folic acid intake as well as blood levels of folate and other micronutrients.]]> folic acid intake as well as blood levels of folate and other micronutrients.]]> Folic acid, sometimes called folate, is a B vitamin (B9) found mostly in leafy green vegetables like kale and spinach, orange juice, and enriched grains.]]> folic acid - folate - can be obtained by eating green vegetables, brown rice and fortified products.]]> Folic acid is used in the treatment and prevention of folate deficiencies and megaloblastic anemia.]]> folate (folic acid) which helps reduce the level of homocysteine, an amino-acid which can lead to vascular disease.]]> Folate, also known as folacin, and folic acid are different forms of the same vitamin.]]> Folate is the natural form of the vitamin found in foods, while folic acid is the synthetic form used in dietary supplements and in fortified foods.]]> Folic acid and folate work the same in the body, with one exception: folic acid is better absorbed than the natural form.]]> micrograms of folic acid to get the same benefits from 100 micrograms of folate, according to nutritionist Monica Reinagel, MS, LN.]]> micrograms of folate or folic acid every day.]]> folate from the synthetic form, it is important for pregnant women to consume 400 micrograms of folic acid every day from supplements and/or fortified foods along with food folate from a varied diet to reduce the risk of birth defects, notes the University of Florida.]]> Folic Acid is a prescription drug that treats it treats folate deficiency and kidney disease amid many things.]]> Folic acid from fortified food (and folic acid supplements) has higher bioavailability than the naturally occurring folate obtained from foods.]]> 195200.000000 2 185600.000000 1 139200.000000 1 enough folic acid by diet alone.]]> enough folic acid by diet alone.]]> enough folic acid in her body before and while she is pregnant, her baby is less likely to have a major birth defect of the brain or spine.]]> birth defects in your baby is to get enough folic acid every day - especially before conception and during early pregnancy .]]> enough folic acid - not just those who are planning to become pregnant.]]> enough folic acid.]]> enough folic acid?]]> enough folic acid or if I need more!]]> 61600.000000 217 51600.000000 30 folic acid "before" pregnancy, nearly 70% of all neural tube defects can be prevented.]]> folic acid "before" pregnancy, nearly 70% of all neural tube defects can be prevented.]]> vitamin containing folic acid!]]> Folic Acid Campaign.]]> micrograms of folic acid before and during early pregnancy prevents neural tube defects (NTDs).]]> Folic acid fortification continues to prevent neural tube defects.]]> folic acid has such a profound effect on the prevention of neural tube defects, but they do know that it's crucial in the development of DNA .]]> folic aci d (a B vitamin) as this had been shown in other countries to prevent neural tube defects (NTD) in foetuses.]]> Folic acid supplements help prevent neural tube defects and other malformations when taken before and during the early weeks of pregnancy.]]> Folic acid is important in the prevention of neural tube defects.]]> folic acid supplementation in the periconceptional period, either alone or in combination with other vitamins and minerals, can prevent neural tube defects.]]> Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario with the goal of reducing the incidence of neural tube defects by promoting the consumption of folic acid.]]> 115800.000000 36 folic acid is a supplement used to prevent iron deficiency and folic acid deficiency during pregnancy.]]> folic acid is a supplement used to prevent iron deficiency and folic acid deficiency during pregnancy.]]> folic acid antagonists, and to treat megaloblastic anemias due to folic acid deficiency.]]> folic acid are fairly obvious as long as the proper screening is there to detect deficiency of vitamin B12 to see what proportion of this age group were suffering from it.]]> folic acid may mask a B-12 deficiency, which if left untreated, can lead to nerve damage.]]> folic acid deficiency.]]> folic acid deficiency.]]> 84800.000000 1 56400.000000 36 birth defects (NTDs) can be prevented when women capable of becoming pregnant consume 400 μg of folic acid prior to conception.]]> birth defects (NTDs) can be prevented when women capable of becoming pregnant consume 400 μg of folic acid prior to conception.]]> supplement with 400μg of folic acid daily or consume a breakfast cereal fortified with 100% of the recommended daily value of folic acid to prevent serious birth defects.]]> Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) folic acid resources .]]> Women's Health Survey indicate that folic acid supplement use is lower among California Latina women who are at increased risk for neural tube birth defects (NTDs).]]> folic acid before getting pregnant and in early pregnancy lowers the risk of having a baby with certain birth defects.]]> intake of micronutrients, including folic acid, may affect the risk for specific birth defects.]]> women's behaviors related to preventing birth defects, including folic acid use and alcohol use.]]> vitamin folic acid helps prevent birth defects.]]> 103800.000000 23 folic acid supplementation might improve insulin sensitivity and hepatic inflammation and examined this by a dietary intervention in (a) the high fat fed rat model of the metabolic syndrome, which shows sole hepatic steatosis as well as (b) in rats fed with a high cholesterol, high cholate diet inducing nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).]]> folic acid supplementation might improve insulin sensitivity and hepatic inflammation and examined this by a dietary intervention in (a) the high fat fed rat model of the metabolic syndrome, which shows sole hepatic steatosis as well as (b) in rats fed with a high cholesterol, high cholate diet inducing nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).]]> Folic acid supplementation reduced visceral obesity and improved plasma adiponectin levels.]]> folic acid supplementation improved hepatic inflammation in animals fed with NASH-inducing diet.]]> 76800.000000 1 76800.000000 1 76800.000000 1 amount of folic acid, the risk of having an NTD dropped 85% in high-prevalence areas and 41% in areas with prevalence similar to the United States.]]> amount of folic acid, the risk of having an NTD dropped 85% in high-prevalence areas and 41% in areas with prevalence similar to the United States.]]> amount of folic acid during pregnancy is 400mcg.]]> 76800.000000 1 micrograms of folic acid daily.]]> micrograms of folic acid daily.]]> pregnant women to take 400 micrograms of folic acid every day.]]> 92800.000000 1 92800.000000 1 Prenatal multivitamin supplements contain folic acid, typically somewhere between 800 and 1,000 mcg.]]> Prenatal multivitamin supplements contain folic acid, typically somewhere between 800 and 1,000 mcg.]]> 92800.000000 1 67000.000000 206 folic acid supplement in addition to your regular prenatal vitamin.]]> folic acid supplement in addition to your regular prenatal vitamin.]]> folic acid intake and ask whether he or she recommends a prescription supplement, an over-the-counter brand, or both.]]> supplement of 400 micrograms (mcg) folic acid daily.]]> supplement of folic acid from the time they stop using contraception until the 12th week of pregnancy.]]> Folic Acid as a standalone supplement, but Folic Acid is a common ingredient in many multivitamins and general health supplements as well.]]> Folic Acid, can have some side effects, just like any other medication or supplement on the market.]]> Folic Acid and Autism: Should We Supplement?]]> supplement with extra folic acid in addition to your prenatal supplement?]]> folic acid supplement.]]> conceive until 12 weeks of gestation, should take a folic acid supplement (400 μg folic acid daily).]]> 53000.000000 240 folic acid use before and during early pregnancy did not increase a woman's risk for miscarriage or multiple births.]]> folic acid use before and during early pregnancy did not increase a woman's risk for miscarriage or multiple births.]]> folic acid use before pregnancy in women who have had a previous pregnancy affected by a neural tube defect (NTD).]]> pregnancy - get about 400 micrograms (0.4 milligrams) of folic acid every day .]]> take folic acid before pregnancy?]]> Pregnant women, especially during the early stages of pregnancy, and women attempting to conceive should increase their intake of Folic Acid to 400 micrograms/day.]]> milligrams of folic acid daily throughout their pregnancy.]]> take folic acid early in their pregnancy or before they become pregnant reduce their offspring's risk for autism.]]> pregnancy (sometimes before a woman knows she is pregnant), folic acid is recommended for women of childbearing age as well as pregnant women.]]> 32200.000000 202 128000.000000 6 folic acid fortification via private members bills, and we will look to work with parliamentarians who may wish to try this route again.]]> folic acid fortification via private members bills, and we will look to work with parliamentarians who may wish to try this route again.]]> folic acid fortification, as all EU food regulation will come back under UK jurisdiction, and will undoubtedly be placed under greater scrutiny.]]> folic acid fortification is extremely strong.]]> folic acid fortification.]]> fortification of bread with folic acid.]]> fortification, as some studies had suggested a link between folic acid and bowel cancer .]]> Folic acid fortification of flour, pasta, and breakfast cereals in the United States and Canada is estimated to supply 100 mcg to 200 mcg of folic acid daily.]]> 63200.000000 124 folic acid intake is very important before conception and at least 3 months afterward to potentially reduce the risk of having a fetus with a neural tube defect.]]> folic acid intake is very important before conception and at least 3 months afterward to potentially reduce the risk of having a fetus with a neural tube defect.]]> folic acid be added to enriched grain products - so you can boost your intake by looking for breakfast cereals, breads, pastas, and rice containing 100% of the recommended daily folic acid allowance.]]> intake of folic acid (even before getting pregnant) to lower your risk of having another occurrence.]]> intake of folic acid when their baby's spine is developing, reduce the risk of their baby.]]> folic acid could impact on a person's vitamin B12 intake - which if it falls too low could, at worst, result in irreversible nerve damage.]]> folic acid intake among reproductive-age women.]]> 38400.000000 30 96000.000000 1 acids are created along with new cell growth, this vitamin plays a crucial role in the body's ability to create red blood cells and the heart disease fighting amino acids called homocysteine.]]> acids are created along with new cell growth, this vitamin plays a crucial role in the body's ability to create red blood cells and the heart disease fighting amino acids called homocysteine.]]> Folic acid also reduces levels of homocysteine, which is a blood protein.]]> Folic acid is one of the B vitamins that helps break down an amino acid in the blood called homocysteine - which in excess is related to a higher risk of coronary heart disease , stroke and peripheral vascular disease, also called peripheral artery disease or PAD .]]> 38400.000000 27 71400.000000 27 Folic acid are also extremely important for any woman planning to conceive.]]> Folic acid are also extremely important for any woman planning to conceive.]]> 68400.000000 51 folic tablets of varying strengths over a six-week period.]]> folic tablets of varying strengths over a six-week period.]]> 40800.000000 25 acid that is a form of the water-soluble vitamin B 9 .]]> acid that is a form of the water-soluble vitamin B 9 .]]> Vitamin B9, more commonly referred to as Folic Acid, is a water-soluble member of the B-vitamin family.]]> Folic acid is a water soluble B-vitamin that helps build healthy cells.]]> 38400.000000 27 27000.000000 202 Folic Acid, and it's extremely important for pregnant women.]]> Folic Acid, and it's extremely important for pregnant women.]]> folic acid do not protect pregnant women against a sometimes deadly complication called preeclampsia, a large trial suggests.]]> 36000.000000 1 45600.000000 1 29200.000000 142 86400.000000 1 42000.000000 20 Folic acid is found in high levels in foods such as bread, biscuits and breakfast cereals.]]> Folic acid is found in high levels in foods such as bread, biscuits and breakfast cereals.]]> 18600.000000 163 78400.000000 1 76800.000000 5 51000.000000 24 prenatal folic acid and went on to have a child affected with autism," points out Dr. Alycia Halladay of Autism Speaks.]]> prenatal folic acid and went on to have a child affected with autism," points out Dr. Alycia Halladay of Autism Speaks.]]> 76000.000000 1 35600.000000 44 folic acid improved parameters of insulin resistance and hepatic inflammation in rodent models.]]> folic acid improved parameters of insulin resistance and hepatic inflammation in rodent models.]]> folic acid activates AMPK and improves insulin resistance and hepatic inflammation in dietary rodent models of the metabolic syndrome.]]> 400 mcg of folic acid, in line with the recommended dietary allowance.]]> 28200.000000 195 70400.000000 1 15000.000000 195 66000.000000 5 folic acid.]]> folic acid.]]> folic acid was approved for medical use in the United States as early as 1946.]]> 19200.000000 124 9900.000000 1912 folic acid, the recommended daily value is 400 micrograms.]]> folic acid, the recommended daily value is 400 micrograms.]]> folic acid daily for 1 month.]]> folic acid daily for 1 month.]]> folic acid daily for 1 month.]]> folic acid daily.]]> folic acid daily for 1 month.]]> 10800.000000 30 25600.000000 1 Vitamin B9 is required to help form DNA and other nucleic acids.]]> Vitamin B9 is required to help form DNA and other nucleic acids.]]> Folic Acid, also known as Vitamin B9, is an essential component of many of the body's functions, right down to the basic construction of DNA and human growth and development.]]> 49600.000000 3 32800.000000 1 48000.000000 1 48000.000000 1 folic acid at 1,000 micrograms per day.]]> folic acid at 1,000 micrograms per day.]]> 23400.000000 222 46800.000000 14 45600.000000 8 30000.000000 62 43200.000000 31 7300.000000 3984 39200.000000 54 folic acid and infant death rates, congenital heart defects, changes in blood level of folic acid with different folic acid doses, and long-term evaluation of the women and children from the community intervention program.]]> folic acid and infant death rates, congenital heart defects, changes in blood level of folic acid with different folic acid doses, and long-term evaluation of the women and children from the community intervention program.]]> folic acid affected their health or brain development.]]> 36000.000000 1 18000.000000 48 17400.000000 260 11400.000000 206 32400.000000 60 folic acid for over ten years - see our response to the Food Standard Agency's consultation on this issue in 2007 .]]> folic acid for over ten years - see our response to the Food Standard Agency's consultation on this issue in 2007 .]]> 15600.000000 212 folic acid antagonists.]]> folic acid antagonists.]]> 25200.000000 36 folic acid is found naturally in dark green, leafy vegetables.]]> folic acid is found naturally in dark green, leafy vegetables.]]> folic acid.]]> 25200.000000 119 25200.000000 6 24000.000000 74 24000.000000 60 22800.000000 34 5280.000000 1144 Folic Acid.]]> Folic Acid.]]> Folic Acid is 1000-4000 micrograms a day taken with food.]]> folic acid, but experts say many women may not be getting enough in their diet to make a difference.]]> folic acid from both naturally occurring and fortified sources.]]> 4420.000000 7974 19600.000000 89 13000.000000 158 Folic acid also assists in the production of heme, the pigmented part of the red blood cells that carry iron.]]> Folic acid also assists in the production of heme, the pigmented part of the red blood cells that carry iron.]]> Folic acid is the very thing that produces and maintains the presence of new cells.]]> 12840.000000 245 19200.000000 170 19200.000000 161 levels of folic acid, research suggests.]]> levels of folic acid, research suggests.]]> 19200.000000 117 Folic Acid does not present a dangerous situation, care should be taken to keep consumption in moderation.]]> Folic Acid does not present a dangerous situation, care should be taken to keep consumption in moderation.]]> 4760.000000 3419 folic acid supplements before they got pregnant and during the first trimester lowered their babies' risk of developing autism by 40-percent.]]> folic acid supplements before they got pregnant and during the first trimester lowered their babies' risk of developing autism by 40-percent.]]> folic acid does not prevent the potentially dangerous condition of preeclampsia.]]> Folic Acid is a B vitamin that is found in a number of foods.]]> 3680.000000 2127 17600.000000 281 17000.000000 88 4800.000000 484 16600.000000 85 folic acid(the recommended dosage for those who have had a previous child with a NTD), you would need to drink 80 glasses of orange juice or have 100 servings of broccoli.]]> folic acid(the recommended dosage for those who have had a previous child with a NTD), you would need to drink 80 glasses of orange juice or have 100 servings of broccoli.]]> Folic Acid dosage is dependent on the individual that it is being administered to.]]> 16600.000000 281 16200.000000 12 8000.000000 62 acid which can bring on heart disease, say researchers.]]> acid which can bring on heart disease, say researchers.]]> 15600.000000 66 15400.000000 290 15000.000000 186 14400.000000 21 Folic Acid.]]> Folic Acid.]]> 4800.000000 135 9400.000000 140 13200.000000 87 Folic acid comes in synthetic and natural forms, and our bodies absorb the synthetic form easier than the natural form.]]> Folic acid comes in synthetic and natural forms, and our bodies absorb the synthetic form easier than the natural form.]]> 13200.000000 204 folic acid you may already be getting from fortified foods as well as naturally occurring sources.]]> folic acid you may already be getting from fortified foods as well as naturally occurring sources.]]> 3660.000000 3495 Women's Health has published a new study examining the use of the Promotora de Salud model for folic acid education in Hispanic communities.]]> Women's Health has published a new study examining the use of the Promotora de Salud model for folic acid education in Hispanic communities.]]> 2720.000000 5813 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  • neural tube de
  • Studies have shown that by taking folic acid "before" pregnancy, nearly 70% of all neural tube defects can be prevented. (angelfire.com)
  • In the United States, we now fortify many of our grain products, such as bread, to help prevent neural tube defects, but it is still important to take a daily vitamin containing folic acid! (angelfire.com)
  • The Foundation has pledged to reduce the incidence of neural tube defects by at least 30% by the year 2001 through its new, multi-year Folic Acid Campaign. (angelfire.com)
  • In this program, they tested whether giving women 400 micrograms of folic acid before and during early pregnancy prevents neural tube defects (NTDs). (cdc.gov)
  • Folic acid fortification continues to prevent neural tube defects. (cdc.gov)
  • Doctors and scientists still aren't completely sure why folic acid has such a profound effect on the prevention of neural tube defects, but they do know that it's crucial in the development of DNA . (kidshealth.org)
  • As early as 1991, the Medical Research Council published a report recommending that white flour in the UK was fortified with folic aci d (a B vitamin) as this had been shown in other countries to prevent neural tube defects (NTD) in foetuses. (uk.com)
  • Folic acid supplements help prevent neural tube defects and other malformations when taken before and during the early weeks of pregnancy. (livestrong.com)
  • Folic acid is important in the prevention of neural tube defects. (healthcastle.com)
  • Current evidence suggests that folic acid supplementation in the periconceptional period, either alone or in combination with other vitamins and minerals, can prevent neural tube defects. (who.int)
  • A website run by the Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario with the goal of reducing the incidence of neural tube defects by promoting the consumption of folic acid. (dmoztools.net)
  • daily
  • For folic acid, the recommended daily value is 400 micrograms. (heart.org)
  • Nausea, abdominal distension, and flatulence were reported in patients taking 15 mg folic acid daily for 1 month. (drugs.com)
  • Bitter or bad taste, altered sleep patterns, difficulty concentrating, overactivity, and impaired judgement were reported in patients taking 15 mg folic acid daily for 1 month. (drugs.com)
  • Anorexia was reported in patients taking 15 mg folic acid daily for 1 month. (drugs.com)
  • Decreased diphenylhydantoin serum levels were reported in patients taking 5 or 15 mg folic acid daily. (drugs.com)
  • Irritability, excitement, mental depression , and confusion were reported in patients taking 15 mg folic acid daily for 1 month. (drugs.com)
  • high dose
  • Levoleucovorin is indicated for use as rescue therapy following high-dose methotrexate in the treatment of osteosarcoma or for diminishing the toxicity associated with inadvertent overdosage of folic acid antagonists. (drugbank.ca)
  • found
  • They found women who took folic acid supplements before they got pregnant and during the first trimester lowered their babies' risk of developing autism by 40-percent. (kfor.com)
  • A large trial found folic acid does not prevent the potentially dangerous condition of preeclampsia. (upi.com)
  • Folic Acid is a B vitamin that is found in a number of foods. (rebates.com)
  • dosage
  • In fact, in order to get 4 mgs of folic acid(the recommended dosage for those who have had a previous child with a NTD), you would need to drink 80 glasses of orange juice or have 100 servings of broccoli. (angelfire.com)
  • Folic Acid dosage is dependent on the individual that it is being administered to. (rebates.com)
  • amino-acid
  • The measures - which amount to eating 10 to 15 portions of fruit and vegetables per day - would reduce the level of an amino-acid which can bring on heart disease, say researchers. (bbc.co.uk)
  • health
  • The Journal of Women's Health has published a new study examining the use of the Promotora de Salud model for folic acid education in Hispanic communities. (cdc.gov)