Folic acid and Heart diseases

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Folic acid and Heart diseases

  1. 1. • • • • • • • • • • • •
  2. 2. 17.3 million 6.2 million Coronary Heart Diseases Stroke In 2008,WHO reported that 17.3 million (30%) people died from CVDs that over 80% of CVD deaths take place in low and middle income countries with almost equal for men and women. World Health Organization. (2011, September). World Health Organization Media Centre. Retrieved July 2012, 18, from http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs317/en/index.html
  3. 3. World Health Organization. (2011, September). World Health Organization Media Centre. Retrieved July 2012, 18, from http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs317/en/index.html
  4. 4. Estimated percentage of women of reproductive age (18-44 y.o) who reported daily by year – California Women’s Health Survey 2002-2006 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5642a3.htm
  5. 5. World Health Organization. (2011, September). World Health Organization Media Centre. Retrieved July 2012, 18, from http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs317/en/index.html
  6. 6. • • • • World Health Organization. (2011, September). World Health Organization Media Centre. Retrieved July 2012, 18, from http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs317/en/index.html
  7. 7. Gordon M. Wardlaw, J. S. (2007). Perspective in Nutritions. New York: McGraw Hill.
  8. 8. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Gordon M. Wardlaw, J. S. (2007). Perspective in Nutritions. New York: McGraw Hill. Steven D. Ehrlich, N. (2011, 6 29). University of Maryland School of Medicine Complementary Medicine. Retrieved July 9, 2012, from http://www.umm.edu/altmed/articles/vitamin-b9-000338.htm
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  12. 12. High Folate Intake Low Level Homocysteine
  13. 13. http://www.jci.org/articles/view/12369/figure/1
  14. 14. Elizabeth A. Varga, M., Amy C. Sturm, M., Caron P. Misita, P., & Stephan Moll, M. (2005). Homocysteine and MTHFR Mutations. Circulation, e289-e293. Stephen Barrett, M. (2010, June 21). Does Lowering Homocysteine Prevent Cardiovascular Diseases. Retrieved July 23, 2012, from http://www.quackwatch.com/03HealthPromotion/homocysteine.html
  15. 15. American Heart Association. (2012, January 20). American Heart Association. Retrieved July 23, 2012, from http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/NutritionCenter/Homocysteine- Folic-Acid-and-Cardiovascular-Disease_UCM_305997_Article.jsp
  16. 16. • • • • • • • David C. Dugdale, I. M. (2011, March 24). PubMed Health. Retrieved July 23, 2012, from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001394/
  17. 17. • Cancer • Megaloblastic Anemia • Neural Tube Defects
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  19. 19. Recommendations •
  20. 20. Get your “Folate” now!

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