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.

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.

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.

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