Topic: Folic Acid Prevents From Spina Bifida and Anencephaly
The reason is that folic acid pregnancy helps in prevention from the neural tube defects. Spina biida and anencephaly are two of the common defects of the category. In spina bifida, the spinal cord and the spinal column closure is incomplete. In anencephaly, brain gets unable to grow properly. Some of the brain part is missing at the time of birth. This may lead to issues in learning and poor cause affect reasoning. For about fifty percent of the pregnancies are not planned that is the reason why expecting mothers are not aware of the importance of folic acid intake.