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Are sprouted grains safe to eat during pregnancy?

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Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

Your dietary intake should be approximately the same as pre pregnancy.
With the exception of alcohol.

In brief: Yes

Your dietary intake should be approximately the same as pre pregnancy.
With the exception of alcohol.
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Dr. Kenneth Smith
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine

In brief: Controversial

There have been so many cases of sprouts contaminated by e.
Coli or other pathologic bacteria, it's difficult to advise. If you know the producer of the sprouts is fastidious about their handling & preparation, they should be ok but if there is any doubt, don't risk them.

In brief: Controversial

There have been so many cases of sprouts contaminated by e.
Coli or other pathologic bacteria, it's difficult to advise. If you know the producer of the sprouts is fastidious about their handling & preparation, they should be ok but if there is any doubt, don't risk them.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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