Category: Healthy Pregnancy

Healthy Pregnancy

Staying Healthy During Pregnancy

Everyone knows that when you’re pregnant, you eat for two.  But your diet isn’t the only thing that affects your baby.  Paying special attention to your health will reduce the likelyhood of problems for your child, and it will make you more comfortable during this physically taxing time. Getting Proper …
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Vegan Pregnancy 101

Having a baby is a very exciting time in the lives of most people and trying to stay healthy is something that is at the forefront of most people’s minds. Trying to carry a successful pregnancy while following a vegan lifestyle might seem extremely difficult, but for the average woman …
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Eating for Two: The Pregnant Woman’s Diet

Pregnant women have special dietary needs. They need to follow a healthy diet not only for their body, but more importantly for the development of their unborn child. The expression “eating for two” plainly describes this need for greater nutrient intake during pregnancy. Some women unfortunately interpret this as gorging …
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Weight Gain To Expect During Pregnancy

With the birth of their first or even subsequent children women often have questions about what is an acceptable weight gain during pregnancy. Often women have misconceptions about weight gain during pregnancy, how much is healthy and also feeling as if they may be contributing to obesity. Previously doctors believed …
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Pregnancy After 40

Even if you adopt a laid-back attitude to pregnancy after 40 or have a great deal of concern, the reality is that health care providers evaluate pregnancies of women over 40 in a different way compared to the a pregnancy of a younger woman. There are certain issues you might …