Frolic with Folic (Acid)!

By Riva Preil This week marks National Folic Acid Awareness Week. Folic acid (also known as folate or Vitamin B-9) is an essential nutrient whose name is a derivative from the Latin folium (leaf) because it is found in many leafy vegetables such as lettuce, asparagus, spinach, and turnips.  Folic acid can also be obtained …

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