Free Folic Acid For Pregnant Women

Free Folic Acid For Pregnant Women

An estimated 1,500 babies are born each year with neural tube defects, birth defects of the brain and spinal cord…

To educate women about the importance of folic acid, March of Dimes corporate partner, Kmart, is giving pregnant women a one-month supply of free (yes, free!) folic acid..

There are concerns about taking folic acid, however, as opposed to getting folate from natural food sources like dark, leafy greens:

Now infants can get
all their vitamin D
from their mothers’ milk;
no drops needed with
our sponsor's
TheraNatal Lactation ONE
by THERALOGIX.

Here’s one article:  Folic Acid Fortification Might Boost Cancer Risk

and another: Folic Acid in Dietary Supplements Could Increase Risk of Breast Cancer, Swedish Research Suggests

KellyMom is sponsored this month by THERALOGIX, maker of TheraNatal® Lactation One and TheraNatal® Lactation Complete– the first postnatal supplements that eliminate the need for infant vitamin D drops - formulated to specifically to meet the unique nutrient needs of both mom and baby during breastfeeding.
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