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Shine welcomes its very first Shine Supporter!

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Here at Shine we are very pleased to announce that we are welcoming our very first Shine Supporter,! Shine Supporters is a new initiative and the simplest way to get involved with Shine by giving a simple one-off donation. provides information…

Val shines for Shine Cymru

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An inspirational woman from Llandudno has been presented with a special recognition award by a national charity for her fundraising efforts. Val Conway was honoured by Shine Cymru – the charity that supports people with spina bifida and hydrocephalus in Wales. Among the…

Spina bifida and Hydrocephalus Awareness Week

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The Spina bifida and Hydrocephalus Awareness Week will take place across England, Wales and Northern Ireland this from 19th – 26th October. The week, which will encompass World Spina bifida and Hydrocephalus Day on 25th October, is the initiative of Shine, the charity…

Shine welcomes news that pregnancy supplement could cut the risk of spina bifida

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    • Rise and Shine @ Stoke Mandeville Stadium
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Shine, the national charity which represents people with spina bifida has welcomed news from from the Institute of Child Health (ICH) that tests on mice have indicated that a new supplement might further prevent spina bifida. Women are already urged to take folic…

Positive EFSA opinion on Folic Acid Health Claim

    • Jackie Bland
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has issued a favourable opinion on the use of supplemental folate to reduce the risk of neural tube defects (NTD) such as spina bifida and anencephaly. This is consistent with current advice from the UK Department of…

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