Folic acid in pregnancy

Folic acid in pregnancy

M805/0655 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 2.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


This image is part of the feature B B C

Credit: CRISTINA PEDRAZZINI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Folic acid in pregnancy. Pregnant woman holding a blister pack of folic acid (vitamin B9) pills over her bump. Folic acid is taken during pregnancy as a lack of it has been implicated in developmental defects in the child, especially spina bifida. This is a deformity of the spine that can lead to paralysis and mental impairment.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: b-complex, b9, biological, biology, blister pack, blisterpack, caucasian, dietary supplement, drug, female, folic acid, human, human body, medical, medicine, obstetrics, over the counter, over-the-counter, physiological, physiology, pill, pills, pregnancy, pregnant, spina bifida, vitamin, vitamins, woman

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.