A 42-year-old member asked:
Why is healthy digestion important in pregnancy?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Good question!: Healthy diet is important all the way. Specially in pregnancy the diet is even more important because you create new life.I will use the analogy of making a car. If you use the best materials and best engineers( the nature) the results will be fabulous:) inadequate diet can relate to problems that the baby will have later in life.Basically you can impact the whole life of your baby.
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Last updated Jul 20, 2012
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