Unfortified Corn Masa Flour To Blame For High Risk of Neural Tube Defects Among Hispanic Babies

June 23, 2014 1:02 PM

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A new report revealed that Hispanic babies are at a high risk of neural tube defects and unfortified corn masa may have a big role to play in this.

The March of Dimes, a non-profit health organization released a new update of a report it first released in 2008 warning that Hispanic babies are at a 12 percent higher risk of neural tube defects than white babies. Hispanic women are also more likely to give birth to premature babies with such defe...

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