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I am soo thin to my height. How should I improve my weight soo that it is sufficient to balance my height?
Starting period of diabetes drinking brandy is good for health or not. And my age is 37 (Yet not married) Give me right decision thank you.
I would like to know about following keto diet. Whether its healthy or like fad diets? In case of following this diet, for how long should one follow to lose weight?
I frequently suffer from gas problem. What should I do to avoid this? And for these recent days I can't sleep at night. It takes more than an hour for me to sleep. Is this insomnia or something else?
I m 20 years old and I have sleeping problems since last one month. I m taking tablets but its same. please help me.
My 7 year daughter is suffering from fever since 17 days. Firstly daughter said its dengue and treated for 7 days full course. After dat she had low fever of 99 for another 7 days. And now she has cold with sneezing and fever 99.8 at evening tym only.in morning she has no fever. What actually is going on. I went to a photo. Too she told child has no fever. actually dat was mg tym. She usually have fever at evening time. Wat to do. I already go for cbc and widal.in the starting. At dat tym widal was nil. please suggest.
Sir/madam Am 42, 90 kg's doing walking as exercise for many years without any prob. Now trying jogging, how to find a knee pain is normal or injury? I did a taking yesterday and find pain in both knees and ankle's.
I am 31 years old male l have knee injury so got ACL surgery 4 years back now I am gaining weight walking is now good in my area did I use treadmill need suggestions.
Folic acid is an important form of vitamin B which women must take during pregnancy. It is a form of man-made vitamin B known as folate. Folate plays a significant role in producing red blood cells and helps in the development of your baby’s neural tube into the brain and spinal cord, preventing any kind of birth defects in babies. Birth defects of the brain or spinal cord may occur in early stages of pregnancy. Therefore, by the time a woman discovers her pregnancy, it may become too late to prevent the defects.
How much folic acid should be taken?
A woman should start taking folic acid within the first three to four weeks of pregnancy, as birth defects may occur during this time. Women who start taking folic acid a year before getting pregnant produce healthy babies without birth defects.
400 mcg of folic acid is the recommended dose for all women who are of childbearing age and also in the first trimester of pregnancy. Multivitamins with the recommended amount of folate and folic acid supplements are generally prescribed as they help the mother deliver a healthy child. From the fourth to ninth month of pregnancy, the dose must be increased to 600 mcg.
Benefits of Folic Acid
Without sufficient folic acid in your body, the neural tube of your developing baby may not close properly. This may lead to neural tube defects, which include:
Spina bifida, a condition where the spinal cord or vertebrae develop incompletely. A baby with spina bifida may be disabled permanently.
Anencephaly, a condition that features incomplete development of the brain. Babies affected with anencephaly do not live long.
Having a sufficient supply of folic acid prevents these neural defects from developing in your baby.
Taking folic acid before and during pregnancy protects your baby against many other conditions. They include:
Cleft lip and palate.
Low weight during birth.
Chances of miscarriage.
Folic acid also reduces the risk of developing pregnancy complications in the mother such as heart diseases, stroke, several cancers and Alzheimer’s disease.
Folic acid is naturally found in dark-green vegetables, which you must consume in abundance. Other sources of folic acid include fortified breakfast cereals, beef liver, lentils, egg noodles and great northern beans.