Folic Acid

Folic Acid benefits
o Folic acid protects the eye Folic acid important for the eye
o Positive affect for protection of the lens
o Supplemental folic acid intake increases maternal folate status. Low maternal folate status is a
risk factor in the development of neural tube defects in the developing foetus.
o Contributes to healthy arteries and vessels; Helps promote heart health
o Helps keep arteries/blood vessels healthy
o Contributes to healthy arteries/ blood vessels
o Supports heart health by contributing to the normal functioning of the arteries/blood vessels
o Helps maintain a normal blood pressure by supporting the elasticity of blood vessels/arteries