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Research & Reviews 59 results
BMJ Case Reports; Pique K, Taber W et. al.
Jul 31st, 2021 - Isolated optic neuropathy due to folate deficiency is rarely reported. Poor dietary practices, malabsorption, and tobacco/alcohol abuse are usually responsible. We examined a patient with blinding optic neuropathies and isolated folic acid deficie...
Nutritional Neuroscience; Bennett C, Green J et. al.
May 28th, 2021 - One-carbon (1C) metabolism is a metabolic network that integrates nutritional signals with biosynthesis, redox homeostasis, and epigenetics. There are sex differences in hepatic 1C metabolism, however, it is unclear whether sex differences in 1C i...
Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.); Sijilmassi O, Del Río Sevilla A et. al.
May 8th, 2021 - Folic acid (FA) is crucial before and during early pregnancy. FA deficiency can occur because dietary FA intake is low in mothers at the time of conception. Likewise, various ocular pathologies are related to the alteration of extracellular matric...
International Journal of Clinical Practice; Raad SE, AbuAlhommos AK
Feb 13th, 2021 - Folic acid is required for the growth and development of the fetus. There is strong evidence that taking folic acid before pregnancy and during the first trimester reduces the risk of neural tube defects (NTDs). This study aimed to assess women's ...
Translational Stroke Research; Dong Z, Liang X et. al.
Oct 11th, 2020 - Ischemic stroke remains one of the most common causes of death and disability worldwide. The stroke patients with an inadequate intake of folic acid tend to have increased brain injury and poorer prognosis. However, the precise mechanisms underlyi...
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Neurosurgery Mazzola CA, Tyagi R et. al.
Aug 17th, 2019 - The incidence of spina bifida (SB) is higher in the developing world as compared to the United States because of folic acid deficiency during pregnancy. Advances in technology have made prenatal repair of myelomeningocele (MM) possible. The object...
Neurosurgery Mazzola CA, Assassi N et. al.
Aug 17th, 2019 - The incidence of spina bifida (SB) in the developing world is higher than in the United States because of malnutrition and folic acid deficiency during pregnancy. Advances in technology have made prenatal repair of myelomeningocele (MM) possible. ...
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Clinicaltrials.gov 1 results
Aug 28th, 2019 - Dry cough is the most common adverse reaction of angiotensin converting enzyme, including enalapril, in Chinese population. Clinical observations suggest that the incidence of ACEI-induced dry cough is different between Chinese and other racial gr...
News 6 results
Jul 5th, 2018 - Action Points Note that analyses across several cohorts suggest that exposure to folic acid in utero is protective against cortical thinning and psychosis in adolescence. These data further support wide-ranging recommendations to supplement folic ...
Jan 25th, 2018 - During pregnancy, low- and no-carbohydrate diets may not be a good choice, ScienceDaily reported. Originally published in the Birth Defects Research journal, the study found low-carb diets throughout pregnancy were associated with a 30% higher ris...
Jan 31st, 2014 - WASHINGTON, DC—Approximately half of women with epilepsy of reproductive age take folic acid supplements, according to an analysis presented at the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society. The figure is cause for concern because enzym.
Dec 10th, 2013 - WASHINGTON, DC — Despite the known risks of folic acid deficiency, including neural tube defects in offspring, less than half of women with epilepsy who might become pregnant are taking folic acid supplements, a new survey shows. Reproduction and ...
Paul L. Ogburn Jr, MD
Jan 1st, 2012 - Prenatal folic acid supplementation to prevent open neural tube defects is accepted as standard obstetric practice. The possibility that relative folic acid deficiency in pregnancy could cause long-term childhood neurologic dysfunction (including.