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What foods, pregnant women not allowed to eat?

What foods, pregnant women not allowed to eat?

Avoid: Avoid deli meats & imported soft cheeses (listeria), raw meat (steak tartar), raw fish(sushi), raw shellfish, things made with raw eggs (salmonella), pate & refrigerated smoke seafood that is not subsequently cooked. No unwashed vegetables or fruit. Avoid alcohol & caffeinated beverages. Avoid mecury. Fish with very high potential mercury levels: shark, swordfish, marlin & king mackerel. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Dr. What kind of foods and should do and don't for pregnant women ?

Dr.  What kind of foods and should do and don't for pregnant women ?

Minimize on salt &: Sweet intake and eat more fruits, veggies , carbs and protein. Go see a nutritionist for an expert advice , best wishes ! http://www.Pregnancy-period.Com/foodstoeatduringpregnancy.Html. ...Read more

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In brief what food should be eaten by pregnant female and what not ?

In brief what food should be eaten by pregnant female and what not ?

Briefly: The most important things to avoid are alcohol, unpasteurized cheeses/dairy, and raw fish. Essentially any raw foods are also to be avoided. The risk of placental infection (Listeria) is why some of these are to be avoided. ...Read more

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Why are pregnant women more at risk for food-borne illnesses? What are they and how can they avoid them?

Why are pregnant women more at risk for food-borne illnesses? What are they and how can they avoid them?

Cook and wash: Pregnant women are more at risk because their immune system goes into a bit of hibernation in order to avoid rejecting the growing babe as "foreign". Food borne illness is bacteria on food. Ways to avoid: Cooking meats well, avoiding lunch meats and unpasteurized cheese, avoiding sushi, washing fruits and vegetables. ...Read more

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What is the best food for pregnant women?

What is the best food for pregnant women?

Healthy foods!: Try to make sure you are eating healthy as you would otherwise, which means focusing on a colorful plant based diet with lean proteins. Make sure your veggies/fruits are watched. Avoid nonpasteurized food unless you are preparing/making them yourself. Be careful about raw meats/seafoods, would generally avoid them - though Japanese women eat sushi regularly while pregnant. Need prenatal vits. ...Read more

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Can women can pregnant with foods in cums?

Can women can pregnant with foods in cums?

What is the question: The wording of your question is confusing. Pregnancy only happens when a man ejaculates into the vagina. ...Read more

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What kind of food that good for pregnancy women?

What kind of food that good for pregnancy women?

Stock up on fresh!: This is a time to have fun with food. A balanced diet is key. A nutritionist or information provided by OB can lay out the number and type of calories. Beyond that it is up to expectant couple to buy (or grow) the foods that meet the dietary requirements. Farmers markets, friends, family can all provide nourishing basics and foods that are tasty (like produce, tofu, beans, dairy, lean meats etc). ...Read more

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Is there any link between the foods a pregnant woman craves and the foods the bab will like?

Is there any link between the foods a pregnant woman craves and the foods the bab will like?

Food tolerance: Probably not. A baby will learn to like or dislike the foods it is fed as it grows. Some likes and dislikes are predicated on the body's tolerance to certain foods based upon blood type. An interesting book to read is "the answer is in your lblood type" by steven weissberg, M.D. Which details the intolerance to certain foods based upon a person's blood type. ...Read more

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Can there be a link between the foods a pregnant woman craves and the foods the child will like?

Can there be a link between the foods a pregnant woman craves and the foods the child will like?

No: Your craving, if anything, are more related to things your body needs. If you are craving hamburgers, you may need more iron or protein. Dairy craving may indicate calcium or vitamin d needs. The cravings are not related to food preferences in the baby. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Nutrition (Definition)

Nutrition is the synergistic combination of nutrients found in food and water that allows the human body to perform all essential ...Read more