When I was in my early 20’s, I read Adele Davis’s book, “Let’s Eat Right To Keep fit.” I learned from her that “you are what you eat.” I also learned that our babies are what we eat while we are pregnant, and then are what they eat once they are born. If you nurse your babies, then they continue to be what you eat as long as you are nursing them. My bible during my first pregnancy over 38 years ago was “Let’s Have Healthy Children,” also by Adele Davis.
Pregnancy is defined as ‘the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus’. Pregnancy is the most exciting and beautiful period of woman's life. This is also one very emotional phase a woman goes...Continue reading
Maintaining a regular exercise routine throughout your pregnancy can help you stay healthy and feel your best. The type, intensity, frequency, and duration of a "dose" of exercise are all critical. One person's healthy, vigorous workout could be hazardous to another. These...Continue reading