Posts Tagged ‘folic acid’

Folic Acid Won’t Cause Miscarriage

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

If you’re pregnant and taking folic acid to prevent birth defects, you’re no more likely to miscarry than women who don’t take the B vitamin, says new research.

A link between miscarriage and the vitamin had been suspected, especially when previous studies suggested that women who took folic acid might have up to a 16 percent greater risk of miscarrying. (more…)