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There are lots of great reasons to take multivitamins. Along with a balanced diet and regular exercise, they are a good way to stay in good health. For just pennies a day, multivitamins may help lower the risk of cancer, heart disease and osteoporosis. Multivitamins containing 400 mcg of folic acid can help prevent birth defects like spina bifida when taken prior to pregnancy.

multivitamins - take them for life

To obtain Opens in new windowfree Folic Acid educational materials or for more information, visit Opens in new windowwww.getfolic.com.

Take Care of Your Body Take Care of Yourself
Item #FA1

Take Care of Your Body, Take Care of Yourself
Brochure

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Encourages young women to find time in their busy schedules to take a multivitamin. Includes tips on taking a multivitamin daily to get the most out of them.

Dimensions: 4" x 6"


Mujer Prevenida Vale por Dos FotonovelaItem #FA2

Mujer Prevenida Vale por Dos
(A Prepared Woman is Worth Double)
Fotonovela

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A fotonovela (picture story) of Ana María explaining the importance of a daily multivitamin with folic acid. Spanish only.

Dimensions: 3.5" x 8.5"


Take Control
Card

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Young woman explains there are lots of great reasons to take multivitamins. For just pennies a day, they are a good way to stay in good health.

Dimensions: 4" x 9"

Take Control of Your Life card
Item #FA3


Multivitamins For You, For Your Baby, For Life
Card

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Young mother explains there are lots of great reasons to take multivitamins. Having a baby is one of them.

Dimensions: 4” x 9”

For Your Baby card
Item #FA4


The Busy Woman's Guide - English
Item #FA6

The Busy Woman's Guide - Spanish

Busy Woman's Guide/ Guia para la mujer
Card

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This handy bilingual card provides information about multivitamins. It also teaches how to check a multivitamin label for folic acid.

Dimensions: 3" x 5"


Felicidades Brochure
Item #FA7

¡Felicidades! Informacíon para la mamá nueva (Congratulations! Information
for new moms!)
Brochure

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A culturally-appropriate Spanish postpartum brochure that encourages Latina women to continue their good habit by replacing their prenatal vitamin with an over-the-counter multivitamin containing folic acid. It includes specific messages about diet and postpartum depression.


Dimensions: 4" x 9"


The Healthier I Am cardItem #FA8

The Healthier I Am, the Happier I am
Card

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A woman explains there are lots of great reasons to take multivitamins. For just pennies a day, they are a good way to stay in good health.

Dimensions: 4" x 9"


Combo DVDItem #FA24

Combo DVD: Four videos on one DVD

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What is Folic Acid? Explains the role of folic acid in preventing neural tube defects before pregnancy. English;
6 minutes

Folic Acid for a Healthier Tomorrow
North Carolina women talk about why they need folic acid. Closed-captioned. English; 9 minutes

Tres Hermanas This video (Three Sisters) follows a family discussion the importance of a multivitamin before, during and after pregnancy. Spanish;
8 minutes

¿Tomaste tu Vitamina Hoy? (Have you taken your vitamin today?) Ana María and friends talk about taking a multivitamin with folic acid and eating healthy. Spanish; 14 minutes


At Our Best
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Features a group of young women with the message - There are lots of great reasons to take multivitamins.

Dimensions: 11" x 17"

At Out Best poster
Item #FA25

Both of Us
Poster

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Features a mother and infant wit the message - There are lots of great reasons to take multivitamins.

Dimensions: 11" x 17"

For Both of Us poster Item #FA26

Mujer Prevenida Vale por Dos/
A Prepared Woman is Worth Double
Poster

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Ana María lets Latinas know about their increased risk for having a baby with certain birth defects of the spine and the benefits of a multivitamin. Spanish only.

Dimensions: 11" x 17"

Mujer Prenenida Vale por Dos poster
Item #FA27

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Last updated: May 2010
 
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