Our expert says:
Dear 2 month preggies
It is better to avoid sushi while pregant - raw or seared fish has a greater risk of transmitting dangerous bacteria or parasites and pregnant women are more susceptible to certain bacteria like Listeria monocytogenes.Eating raw fish is also associated with the risk of worm infestation. Fish that has not been frozen can be infested with fish tape worms (Diphyllobothriasis latum), which may pose a health risk, particularly during pregnancy.
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