Latest folic acid Stories

2011-04-26 14:48:15

Folic acid, an essential vitamin formulated to be part of a multivitamin + DHA liquid softgel capsule, is absorbed and available within the body in amounts similar to folic acid formulated for solid tablets.

2011-04-14 05:55:00

More than half of US adults use dietary supplements such as multivitamins, minerals and herbs.

2011-04-07 22:10:33

Slight oscillations lasting just milliseconds have a huge impact on an enzyme's function.

2011-03-25 11:25:27

A new study published in the April 2011 issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association indicates that inadequate nutrition is linked to a greater risk of anemia in postmenopausal women.

2011-03-16 07:20:00

LAKE BARRINGTON, Ill., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Easy2Swallow, LLC, a new company based in the Chicago area, opened for business recently with a line of vitamins and dietary supplements that are intelligently designed, up to 70% smaller in size and covered in a natural coating.

2011-03-15 09:49:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. and WAYNE, N.J., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanessa Minnillo is making it a priority to share an important public health message with women nationwide.

2011-02-20 22:03:50

Variations in skin color provide one of the best examples of evolution by natural selection acting on the human body and should be used to teach evolution in schools.

2011-02-14 23:01:00

Guidelines Highlights: - Updated cardiovascular prevention guidelines for women focus on what works best in the "real world" vs.

2011-02-11 16:29:20

The daughters of rats who took folic acid supplements before conception, during pregnancy and while breast-feeding have breast cancer rates twice as high as other rats.

2011-02-10 12:40:37

In a study to be presented today at the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine's (SMFM) annual meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting â„¢, in San Francisco, researchers will present findings that show that folate intake before and during pregnancy does not protect Norwegian women against spontaneous preterm delivery.

Word of the Day
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.