nutrition

Deep Malnutrition: Understanding Nutritional Histories

We all know that diet is important for health, but did you know that even the nutrition of our forebears could affect our babies? This article will help midwives understand how to help moms have a healthier pregnancy and better birth.

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Sick Pregnancies

Preeclampsia. Metabolic toxemia of late pregnancy. Toxemia. Sick. Dangerously sick. Or not.

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Diet du Jour! Pregnancy and Popular Diets

“When assessing the dietary needs of any pregnant woman, a care provider must analyze each woman individually, taking into account her activity level.”

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Malnutrition, Unhealthy Lifestyles and Scheduled Deliveries: The Causes of Prematurity

From her many years of experience, midwife Marlene Waechter shares her wisdom of premature birth and what she feels are its main causes.

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Nutrition during Pregnancy

The single most important thing that you can do for your baby is to eat a healthy, well-balanced diet. A well-balanced diet is one that includes foods from all food groups in appropriate amounts, so as to ensure proper nutrition. Read more…. Nutrition during Pregnancy