Common Post-op Deficiencies – Folic Acid

Folic Acid

Lab values for folic acid are frequently elevated in patients who routinely take the recommended vitamin and mineral supplements. Deficiencies are typically only seen when multivitamin and mineral supplements are not taken on a routine basis. Anyone considering a future pregnancy should keep a close eye on folic acid levels.

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About Deb Hart

Deb Hart is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. For the last 28 years, she has been helping bariatric surgery patients reach their health and weight goals. She teaches people how to set up a lifestyle that supports a healthy weight. Deb set up her own lifestyle to include lots of long walks with her furry family members, workout classes at her local wellness center, meal prepping, and finding new ways to enjoy foods without added sugar.
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