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Chemists at ARS' Human Nutrition Research Center in Beltsville, Maryland, work hand in hand with HNIS
to develop faster, simpler, or more accurate analytical methods and to ensure quality control in the testing laboratories.
Using USDA survey data collected in 1985 and 1986, HNIS
researchers found that average intake of folacin for pregnant women age 19-39 years were higher than those of nonpregnant women--but not high enough to meet their RDA.
Likewise, a nutrition education study initiated in 1991 by HNIS
will assess nutrition education needs of pregnant teen-agers.
Sue Ann Richko (301/436-7725) is the Administrator of HNIS