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Topic: Source of information about folic acid
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Source of information about folic acid: United States, 2008

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• Women who were aware of folic acid were asked about their source of information. 
• In 2008, 33.0% of women aware of folic acid mentioned their health care provider, 20.0% mentioned radio or television, and 29.0% mentioned magazines or newspapers as their source of information about folic acid. 


  • Nationally representative telephone surveys conducted by Gallup, targeting approximately 2000 English-speaking women ages 18-45 each year. Margin of error is +/- 3%.


  • March of Dimes Folic Acid Surveys, conducted by Gallup.
  • Retrieved December 16, 2018, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.