Expectant mothers need folic acid, a type of B vitamin, that contributes to the development of a healthy fetus. The vitamin can help prevent birth defects that affect the formation of the brain and spinal cord.
The media’s push towards a specific “ideal image” can become a dangerous and sometimes life-threatening one.
You don’t have to overhaul your diet or dinner plans today, but starting small is an easy way to support long-term cardiovascular health outcomes.
Cardiologist Sarah Clauss, MD, shares five ways families can prioritize heart health this February during American Heart Month.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 40,000 infants born in the United States each year will have a congenital heart defect or heart disease.