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Has anybody heard of using vitamin b and folate (folic acid) to prevent birth defects?

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Folate (folic acid) is definitely needed to prevent abnormalities of the spinal cord.
Ass for vitamin b, I am unaware of any birth defects associated with low vitamin b levels. Maybe one of the obstetricians on the site will know.

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Folate (folic acid) is definitely needed to prevent abnormalities of the spinal cord.
Ass for vitamin b, I am unaware of any birth defects associated with low vitamin b levels. Maybe one of the obstetricians on the site will know.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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