Folic acid supplements are an essential part of pregnancy care. For decades, we've known the devastation that can be caused by insufficient levels of folic acid. If you're pregnant or trying to become pregnant, it's important for you to supplement your levels of folic acid as well as omega-3 fatty acids in order to encourage good health for you and your child. Pregnancy can deplete your omega-3 fatty acid levels, plus, most people have trouble utilizing the folic acid already in their system. Supplements like FolaPro and ProOmega 1000 can help you get the valuable nutrients needed to support a healthy pregnancy.
Your baby's brain needs a lot of DHA and EPA in the last few months of development. Omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil can help provide DHA and EPA. As for folic acid, FolaPro provides this valuable nutrient in a form that's much easier to utilize in your body that other folic acid supplements. Take these supplements in addition to a prenatal vitamin in order to ensure that you're giving your baby the nutrients needed for proper development.
Have questions about omega-3 fatty acids and folic acid supplements and how they play into your pregnancy? Consult with a healthcare professional or give us a call for more information.