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Is It Bad To Not Take The Prenatal Vitamins During Pregnancy
Better to take: Pnvs have benefits to both baby and mother- for moms, ensuring that depletion of iron, calcium and other nutrients is prevented is key. For babies, having folic acid, also calcium/ iron, and other essential nutrients fosters optimum growth and can help to prevent some birth defects. If moms don't take pnvs, they are missing out on these benefits. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Is it safe to take trader joe's prenatal vitamins (which include herbs) both before and during pregnancy?
Why is calcium so low in prenatal vitamins? Should i take extra supplements (in addition to prenatal vitamins) before and during pregnancy?
Eat well stay hydrated & I take my prenatal vitamins but I'm really emotional during my pregnancy I cry a lot I cry everyday is crying hurting baby ?
If I only drink coconut milk during my pregnancy will I need to take additional vitamin d and calcium besides what is provided in prenatal vitamins?
Coconut milk has: sugars in it, and is not a high source for Vitamin D3 and calcium. What is most important is taking your prenatal vitamins, and having a diet rich in vegetables that are high in trace minerals including calcium. Organic preferred, and green leafy or cooked veges. Use the milk sparingly as it is carbohydrate rich, and can increase sugar levels. Work with your doctor on this, and your nutritionist. ...Read more
You need folate: The most important vitamin during pregnancy is folic acid. Speak with your obstetrician to make sure you are getting what you need. Most of what else you need you can get from whole foods like fruits, vegetables, nuts, beans and whole grains and it will probably be better for the baby. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there any other types of prenatal vitamins to take for my pregnancy that's not to hard to take?
Gummy prenatal vitamins: Just like they have kids gummy vitamins, they have gummy prenatal vitamins. ...Read more
Pregnancy next year i'm planning to conceive, and i was wondering if i can start taking prenatal vitamins before i try to conceive! will that be safe to take before i start a pregnancy?
Absolutely.: Pnv are safe to take anytime.Get a more detailed answer ›
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