Folic acid and pregnancy – Dominion Post article

15 March 2015

Dr Cathy Stephenson is a GP and medical forensic examiner and writes a weekly column in the DomPost newspaper. Her 10 March 2015 article referred back to the first World Birth Defects day held in the previous week and provided explanation of the benefits of folic acid and the major birth defects than can be avoided through good dietary intake of folic acid prior to and early in pregnancy. Read a PDF version of her article at this link.

John Forman
Executive Director