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Pregnancy Diet

6 Strategies for Surviving Gestational Diabetes

Allison Alter | Posted 03.29.2016 | Parents
Allison Alter

Regardless of the number of pregnancies experienced, a diagnosis of Gestational Diabetes can be devastating to even the most level-headed mother. Every woman experiences the impact of the news and intervention differently, but all emotions are valid and reasonable.

What Happened When A Group Of Guys Tried The Pregnancy Diet

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 03.25.2016 | Parents

From alcohol to tuna to soft cheese, there are a number of food and drink items women are supposed to avoid during pregnancy. In a new video from Buzz...

High Fish Consumption In Pregnancy Tied To Brain Benefits For Kids

Reuters | Erin Schumaker | Posted 01.19.2016 | Healthy Living

(Reuters Health) - When mothers eat three sizeable servings of fish each week during pregnancy it may benefit children’s brains for years to come, a...

You CAN Drink Coffee While Pregnant, According To New Study

Live Science | Caroline Bologna | Posted 11.23.2015 | Parents

Pregnant women, perk up! It's okay to indulge in your morning cup of coffee without worrying about it affecting your child's IQ, a new study finds. In...

My Top 5 Soapbox Fails as a New Parent

Susie Gamboa | Posted 06.04.2016 | Parents
Susie Gamboa

We all come from different backgrounds, and each of our children is unique. I have learned I am in no position to judge the decisions other parents makes for themselves and their children.

Mother's Diet At Time Of Conception May Alter Baby's DNA

Posted 05.01.2014 | Parents

By: By Charles Q. Choi, Live Science Contributor Published: 04/29/2014 01:56 PM EDT on LiveScience A woman's diet at the time of conception migh...

Your Child's Good Mental Health Starts in the Womb

Brett Blumenthal | Posted 12.23.2012 | Parents
Brett Blumenthal

What can moms-to-be do to ensure the best mental health for their soon-to-be child?

Healthy Eating -- But Not Dieting -- Recommended for Pregnant Women

Timi Gustafson, R.D. | Posted 08.27.2012 | Parents
Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Pregnant women who are overweight or obese can lose weight safely by improving their eating habits -- but not by dieting.

The Truth About Fish Oil Pills During Pregnancy

Jena Pincott | Posted 01.21.2012 | Parents
Jena Pincott

Kids whose moms ate fish more than twice weekly during pregnancy were significantly less likely to have low scores on cognitive tests.

Mothers Who Eat Fruits And Vegetables More Likely To Have Girls

Telegraph | 5:40PM GMT 02 Jan 2011 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mothers who eat a diet rich in fruit, vegetables and rice are more likely to have baby girls, according to a new study that could help parents choose ...

Diet During Pregnancy Proven To Shape Baby's Adult Health

Newsweek | W. Allan Walker, M.D., and Courtney Humphries | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Most pregnant women know they can hurt their babies by smoking, drinking alcohol and taking drugs that can cause birth defects. But they also may be a...