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Where can I get folic acid to keep my hair healthy?

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You can get folic acid with plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, especially citrus fruits and tomatoes. Whole-grain and fortified-grain products, beans, and lentils also have it.

From: Diet and Healthy Hair WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Dermatology: "Hair Loss."

KidsHealth: "Your Hair."

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on November 16, 2018

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American Academy of Dermatology: "Hair Loss."

KidsHealth: "Your Hair."

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on November 16, 2018

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