Home > Are you Parent of the Year? Take our survey > Pregnancy > Nutrition Nutrition All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy Antidepressants during pregnancy have their benefits According to a study, it turns out that antidepressants may lower birth complications, but increase health issues for babies. TALK Parenting forum » ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » How a woman's body changes during pregnancy Foetal development Diet tips for pregnant moms – Part III DietDoc explains why it is important that pregnant mothers get enough iron, zinc, folic acid and vitamin D – for their own health and the health of their babies. Diet tips for pregnant moms – Part II DietDoc takes a look at some of the indicators of healthy nutrition during pregnancy and best practices that lead to greater success in achieving a healthy pre-pregnancy weight. Diet tips for pregnant moms – Part I DietDoc highlights the importance of a mother-to-be's lifestyle before her baby is even conceived. Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy: Part 1 Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy (NVP) are among the most negative aspects of expecting a baby. A small number of women experience NVP during the entire 9 months, says DietDoc. Malnourished baby, unhealthy adult As a mom-to-be, you may want to take extra care to follow a healthy diet, since what you eat now may determine the state of your unborn child's heart. Seafood tied to infertility Seafood has huge health benefits, but researchers are now warning that too much of a good thing can mess up your fertility. “ Latest comment on Health24 Mary Rose Randal says... Omw. Evander hospital a Dr said no ceaser the nurse then decided to operate. Mom and baby died. Best part they tried to take the bodies to witbank only to be told sorry they died... Horrifying treatment in maternity wards ” Nausea, vomiting during pregnancy: Part 2 Good news for all moms-to-be: Researchers have finally started to investigate nausea and vomiting of pregnancy and have made suggestions regarding treatment. DietDoc takes a look. Eating for two - don't overdo it! Studies have shown that excess eating and weight gain during pregnancy may put your baby at risk. Is sushi okay in pregnancy? Heavy metals, toxins and tapeworms in seafood could pose risks to pregnant women. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Migraines – more than just a headache Fifty and fabulous! There’s something newly cool about turning 50 Keeping your skin soft, moisturised and winter-ready The health benefits of donating blood Live healthier » Novel health supplement now available in SA stores Omega Caro-E, a locally developed and patented fish oil supplement is now available in South Africa. » Reduce bladder leakages by clenching Stirling Gravitas, gold medallist at life, explains how to beat those bladder leakages!