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3. MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES, Obstetrics and gynaecology, Nutrition, Dietetics
The World Health Organization recommends that women take 400 µg of folate supplementation daily throughout pregnancy. We examined the relationship between total folate intake from the diet and supplements at the first prenatal visit and haematological indices at this visit and subsequently.
O'Malley, E.G., Cawley, S. & Kennedy, R.A.K. (2018). Maternal anaemia and folate intake in early pregnancy. Journal of Public Health, vol. 40, no. 3, pg. e296-e302. doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdy013