A – Z of Herbal Remedies
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Folic acid (Vitamin B9), known as Folate, helps the body form healthy red blood cells, reduce the risk of central neural tube defects in unborn babies.
Sources of Folic Acid: Chickpeas; Peas; Asparagus; Spinach; Liver; Brussels Sprouts, Broccoli and fortified breakfast cereals. By eating a varied and healthy, balanced diet, most people will get sufficient amounts of folic acid. If pregnant or trying for a baby speak to your doctor about taking a Folic Acid supplement.
Folate and Vitamin B12 - Herbal remedy for Alzheimer’s Disease & Heart Disease: Both prevent elevated levels of homocysteine that is a naturally occurring amino acid that increases the risk for Alzheimer's disease and heart disease. Foods containing folate include: avocados; bananas; oranges; asparagus; green leafy vegetables; and dried beans. B12 vitamin: It may be important for preventing or delaying the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease
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