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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Folic Acid
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
Phone: 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)
TDD: (888) 232-6348
Email: cdcinfo@cdc.gov
Web Address: www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/folicacid/index.html
 

This CDC website has information about getting enough folic acid before and during pregnancy. There are brochures, fact sheets, and other educational materials that explain why folic acid is important.


National Anemia Action Council
350 Engle Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
Phone: (602) 343-7458
Web Address: www.anemia.org
 

The National Anemia Action Council (NAAC) helps raise awareness of the public and health professionals about the prevalence, symptoms, and treatment options of anemia. This nonprofit organization provides information to help improve the lives of people with anemia. Through education, the NAAC helps improve detection, evaluation, treatment, and patient health.


Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health
6100 Executive Blvd., Room 3B01, MSC 7517
Bethesda, MD  20892-7517
Phone: (301) 435-2920
Fax: (301) 480-1845
Email: ods@nih.gov
Web Address: http://dietary-supplements.info.nih.gov
 

The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) supports research and disseminates research results in the area of dietary supplements. The ODS also provides advice to other federal agencies regarding research results related to dietary supplements.


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