Quiz III Sp 2011 KEY

Quiz III Sp 2011 KEY - SPRING 2011 QUIZ III Key Multiple...

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SPRING 2011 QUIZ III Key Multiple Choice (2 pts each) 1. Select the correct statement(s) that describe the research/public health findings related to folic acid and prevention of neural tube defects (NTDs). (a) Folic acid supplements need to be taken from day 30 of gestation until the end of pregnancy to reduce the risk of NTDs (b) Folic acid plus additional vitamins has been shown to be more effective than folic acid alone in reducing the risk of NTDs (c) The dose of folic acid found to be effective in reducing NTDs in China was 4000 µg/day (d) Folic acid fortification has been found to significantly increase blood folate and reduce NTDs in the US (e) b 2. You are doing a presentation on “Folate and Cancer”. Select the correct statement(s) that you could include in your talk. (a) Folate deficiency has been reported to increase the risk of certain cancer types (b) Folic acid fortification has been associated with an increase risk of pediatric neuroblastoma (c) Increased folate intake has been shown to reduce the risk of breast cancer in
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