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Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Pregnancy Stress: I understand your concern for severe cramping in stomach. Clinical findings show that you are 5 weeks pregnant. It is likely that stresses of pregnanc ... Read More
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Dr. Rick Kirschner
39 years experience General Practice
Everyone: Everyone needs it to produce health red blood cells, and for fertility our bodies need it to synthesize and repair dna. Its particularly important ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Kirschner
39 years experience General Practice
DNA repair, blood: Everyone needs it to produce health red blood cells, and for fertility our bodies need it to synthesize and repair dna. Its particularly important in ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Many foods: In the US, many grain foods are fortified with folate (folic acid). Concentrations are the highest in liver, yeast, spinach, other greens, and nuts.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rockwell
32 years experience Psychiatry
Leafy greens: Folic acid is coming from 'foliage' so think greens, lettuces, etc.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Folic Acid: Folic acid are forms of the water-soluble vitamin b9. Folic acid is itself not biologically active, but its biological importance is due to tetrahydro ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Neural tube defects: Folic acid supplementation taken prior to pregnancy can help prevent a group of birth defects associated with the fetal neural tube. Spina bifida is o ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Folic acid: Folate (folic acid) is present in green, leafy vegetables, fruits, cereals, nuts, grains, and meats. Folic acid is the synthetic form of the vitamin t ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Folic acid: Helps to prevent neural tube defects.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jose Rodriguez
22 years experience Family Medicine
Neural tube defects: When pregnant women take frolic acid it is to prevent problems like spina bifida in the newborn.
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