Time for the UK to stop dithering and add folic acid to bread

日期:2019-03-01 07:13:06 作者:相鼓笫 阅读:

Cultura Creative (RF)/Alamy Stock Photo By Geoffrey Webb It sounds simple. Taking supplements of folic acid before conception and in early pregnancy can massively reduce the risk of a fetus developing a neural tube defect (NTD) – when the spinal cord or brain doesn’t develop properly – that can result in spina bifida or anencephaly. And yet,