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    Prenatal Folic Acid & Autism
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    Sarah McMoyler, RN posted:
    While the evidence to date suggests that autism stems from a combination of genetic and environmental factors, it is thought that prenatal folic acid may reduce the risk for autism. This is according to a Norwegian study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).
    Check with your OB/Midwife for their recommended prenatal vitamin, all of which contain folic acid.

    Sarah McMoyler RN, BSN
    www.thebestbirth.com
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