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I am a picky eater, how do I ensure that my baby gets the proper nutrition in the womb?

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Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Food groups

try to eat from all the food groups- fruits, vegetables, beans, legumes, grains, protein, dairy, healthy fats- nuts healthy carbohydrates etc.
Consult with your OB doctor about prenatal vitamins, Folic acid is usually given to prevent neural tube defects. Try to eat a variety of foods, variety of colors from different foods. Prepare you foods well- cooking to prevent infection from raw foods.

In brief: Food groups

try to eat from all the food groups- fruits, vegetables, beans, legumes, grains, protein, dairy, healthy fats- nuts healthy carbohydrates etc.
Consult with your OB doctor about prenatal vitamins, Folic acid is usually given to prevent neural tube defects. Try to eat a variety of foods, variety of colors from different foods. Prepare you foods well- cooking to prevent infection from raw foods.
Dr. Martin Fried
Dr. Martin Fried
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Dr. Idelle Brand
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Pre natal vitamins

Most pregnant women have a difficult time eating properly.
Take your prenatal vitamins and speak to your doctor if there is a real concern.

In brief: Pre natal vitamins

Most pregnant women have a difficult time eating properly.
Take your prenatal vitamins and speak to your doctor if there is a real concern.
Dr. Idelle Brand
Dr. Idelle Brand
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: You need to change

You need to learn to eat a varied diet, rich in an assortment of fruits and vegetables.
You need to set an example for your child so learn not to be so picky now.

In brief: You need to change

You need to learn to eat a varied diet, rich in an assortment of fruits and vegetables.
You need to set an example for your child so learn not to be so picky now.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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In brief: Depends

It's ok if you are picking to eat a healthy food, enough protein, fresh fruits and vegi and take your vitamin supplements with Folic Acid and fish oil regularly.

In brief: Depends

It's ok if you are picking to eat a healthy food, enough protein, fresh fruits and vegi and take your vitamin supplements with Folic Acid and fish oil regularly.
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
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