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Medicine Today: Vitamins can cause harm

...adults with no other medical problems. They specifically examined multivitamins, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, folic acid, selenium, and beta-carotene. They found that taking these vitamins did not have any effect on the risk of developing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-02-19/medicine-today-vitamins-
Study finds no significant benefit in multivitamin, supplement use in healthy adults

...adults with no other medical problems. They specifically examined multivitamins, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, folic acid, selenium, and beta-carotene. They found that taking these vitamins did not have any effect on the risk of developing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-19/study-finds-no-significant-benefit-
Across South Carolina

...birthday.Templeton said DHEC will keep focusing on ways to bring the mortality rate down, such as promoting the use of folic acid to reduce congenital birth defects.Clemson president has heart surgeryCLEMSON, S.C. - Clem son University President...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-18/across-south-carolina
More Than Skin Deep: Eat the color orange for healthy hair and skin

...your hair, eat orange foods. They are rich in vitamins A and C and keratin. You can also supplement your diet with folic acid and biotin twice a day. There are many high-priced designer vitamin supplements that are marketed to persuade people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/fashion/2012-04-05/more-skin-deep-eat-color-or
Fresh Produce: Guide to the summer harvest

...firm, but your nail should be able to break the surface. Health benefits: High in vitamin B-6, fiber, calcium and folic acid, okra has anti-inflammatory properties. PEACHES In season: Mid-May to mid-August in Georgia; April-June in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/25/liv_129734.shtml
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News you can use

...your pancake mix, smoothies, yogurt or cereal. Berries are my top-rated fruit - loaded with fiber, vitamin C, folic acid and super-potent antioxidants. - Ann Kulze, MD - Nationally recognized nutrition and wellness expert PHYSICAL ACTIVITY...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/14/met_120220.shtml
Metro | Augusta State University
News you can use

...throwing a couple of tablespoons of toasted wheat germ into your cereal or yogurt and berries. You get a whopping dose of folic acid and Vitamin E, along with fiber and omega 3 fats, making it a truly stellar heart-healthy topping! - Ann Kulze...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/02/met_102850.shtml
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Drug combination increases risk of heart attack

...at the conference, the third study in roughly a year confirmed that a different strategy to prevent heart attacks - folic acid and vitamin B supplements - doesn't work. These lower homocysteine, a blood substance that can make arteries stiffen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/14/liv_69633.shtml
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About 8 million babies born with birth defects each year

...of circumstances: Does she take folic acid, a nutritional supplement that fights...be cheap: Fortifying grain with folic acid costs about a penny per year per...said. In 2000, Chile added enough folic acid to wheat flour to cause a 40 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/31/liv_50792.shtml
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Chocolate: Dark, delectable and healthful?

...Peanuts appear to have this effect because they contain healthful fats. Other nutrients include fiber, vitamin E, folic acid, magnesium, copper and zinc. As with many other studies, the benefits of peanuts were seen with consumption of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/07/liv_444022.shtml
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