-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Folic acid is a type of B vitamin that's
found naturally in foods including leafy vegetables and citrus
While you're pregnant, it's important to get plenty of folic
acid to help prevent birth defects.
Here's advice from the Nemours Foundation:
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