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Spina Bifida Linked To Folic Acid Deficiency During Pregnancy

Pregnant woman in kitchen eating a salad smilingProper nutrition is extremely important during pregnancy. Everyone who has been pregnant or is thinking about becoming pregnant has likely heard about the importance of Folate (or Folic Acid) during pregnancy. One of the biggest reasons to get folate during pregnancy is to prevent birth defects. Continue reading