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The story of folic acid fortification

Interviews with research and public health officials of the CDC reveal their successful experiments through the early 1990s that culminated in their recommendations for folic acid intake that have successfully reduced incidences of spina bifida and other neural tube defects in the U.S. and abroad.

Other Authors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.),, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.). Office of the Associate Director for Communication,, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention),
Format: Video
Language: English
Published: [Atlanta, Ga.]: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, [2013]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (6 min., 37 sec.)) : sound, color.
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