Vitamin B9 (Folic acid)

The Effect of Folic Acid and B12 on Depression: Twelve Case Studies

Nutrition plays a vital role in human behavior not just in terms of manifest physical processes but, in particular, nutrition has an impact on individual cognitive and emotional processing. Lack ...

Major depressive disorder and nutritional medicine: a review of monotherapies and adjuvant treatments

A literature review was conducted to examine the evidence for nutritional interventions in depression. It revealed a number of significant conclusions. Interestingly, more positive clinical trial...

Folic Acid Update

The article states that folic acid provided to women planning for and during pregnancy has lower risks of neural tube defects. A study conducted by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF...

Folic Acid, Vitamin D and Prehistoric Polymorphisms in the Modern Environment

A variety of genetic polymorphisms reduce the biological activity of folic acid and vitamin D and increase the risk of specific diseases in humans. For example, polymorphisms in the gene encoding...

Preventing Heart Disease and Depression with High-Dose Folic Acid

Examines the significance of high-dose folic acid in the prevention of heart disease and depression. Importance of folic acid and its supplementation; Role of folic acid in the decrease of risks ...

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