Posts Tagged ‘Pregnancy’

Vitamin D Important for Pregnant Women

There’s more evidence that pregnant women need more Vitamin D a recent study found that newborns with low levels of Vitamin D had a greater risk of respiratory infection than those who had higher levels. The study was conducted at Harvard Medical School and Aassachusetts General Hospital.┬áIt’s published in the Journal Pediatrics. Vitamin D comes […]

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Obesity and Pregnancy

Here’s an important reason why moms-to-be should watch their weight. A new study says the more obese a woman is when she becomes pregnant, the greater the chance she’ll have a baby with a congenital heart defect. Researchers with the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development found, on average, obesity increases the risk […]

Category: Obesity, Pregnancy, Weight Loss
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