The Healthy Diet for Pregnancy


Eating a healthy diet before and during pregnancy is one of the best things one can do for the future health of her baby and herself. During pregnancy, the body’s metabolism and requirements are different and therefore, the pregnant women require a shift in their diet. One of the main important principles of diet during pregnancy is the special need to eat more proteins and nutrients (vitamins such as folic acid, minerals like iron and magnesium, etc.). You should also note that eating healthier is not equal to eating more; In fact, you have to eat smarter during pregnancy and benefit from the following foods. Also note that during pregnancy you should stay away from any form of alcohol, sushi and soft cheese. It’s also better to reduce the amount of coffee and caffeinated drinks. Check out this poster to learn more about the best foods during pregnancy.
 


 

 
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