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What is the role of Vitamin B6 in fetal development?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Low levels of vitamin B6 are associated with a delay in the development of the baby's nervous system. Plus, low levels are also linked to problems for Mom (like morning sickness, preeclampsia, and complications during delivery).
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