Letters

Folate has potential to cause harm

BMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.6999.257 (Published 22 July 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:257
  1. E H Reynolds
  1. Consultant neurologist Maudsley Hospital, London SE5 8AZ

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    EDITOR,--Nicholas J Wald and Carol Bower favour a population strategy rather than a selective strategy to prevent 1000 neural tube defects annually in the United Kingdom, with compulsory fortification of flour with folic acid.1 They could perhaps have strengthened their case by referring to other …

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