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Any superfoods have been shown to help prevent birth defects?

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In brief: B vitamin-folate

Eating a diet with whole grains, vegetables, legumes, fresh fruits, diary & calcium rich foods, lean protein (lean meat, fish, poultry & eggs), iron-enriched foods (red meats, poultry, fish, cereals nuts & dried fruits) and no alcohol/tobacco and illicit drugs.
No Accutane for acne. Folic acid is a b-vitamin that prevents neural tube defects-dark leafy veggies, beans, fortified cereal.

In brief: B vitamin-folate

Eating a diet with whole grains, vegetables, legumes, fresh fruits, diary & calcium rich foods, lean protein (lean meat, fish, poultry & eggs), iron-enriched foods (red meats, poultry, fish, cereals nuts & dried fruits) and no alcohol/tobacco and illicit drugs.
No Accutane for acne. Folic acid is a b-vitamin that prevents neural tube defects-dark leafy veggies, beans, fortified cereal.
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Folic acid

One super food is a vitamin called folic acid.
Beginning Folic Acid prior to pregnancy reduces the incidence of both neural tube defects and cardiac defects.

In brief: Folic acid

One super food is a vitamin called folic acid.
Beginning Folic Acid prior to pregnancy reduces the incidence of both neural tube defects and cardiac defects.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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