Better Food for Pregnancy : Nutrition Guide Plus more than 125 Recipes for Healthy Pregnancy and Breastfeeding (Paperback)

Author: Kalnins, Daina

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Written by nutritional experts at a major hospital this book combines detailed information on the nutritional needs of expecting women, including supplements and foods to avoid, with 125 recipes designed to meet those needs.


Publisher Firefly Books Ltd
Mfg Part# 9780778801368
SKU 202002440
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0778801365
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 10H x 7L x 1T
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Editors Note Expert nutritional advice and tasty recipes for a healthy pregnancy.Pregnancy is not a time for guesswork about nutrition. Expecting women have specific nutritional needs and will find it useful to have a sensible guide to this vital information.Better Food for Pregnancy is that guide. Written by experts on staff at the renowned Hospital for Sick Children, this book is comprehensive and authoritative. The first half of the book addresses:nutritional needs before conception and during each trimesterhow a mother's diet affects growth of the fetushealthy weight gains through each trimesternutritional supplements including vitamins, minerals, and herbseffects of particular foods, such as coffee, unpasteurized cheeses, and alcoholincreased nutrient requirements needed during lactationThe second half of the book features 125 recipes ideally suited to expectant mothers. Each recipe has a complete nutrient analysis plus there are handy meal plans and Snacks on the Go that help prevent nausea and vomiting. Every page of the nutrition section is packed with tips, sidebars, recommendations, and common-sense guidelines presented in easy-to-use tables and charts.Better Food for Pregnancy is an invaluable tool to help women make the best decisions during a critical time in their child's development.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0320
Publisher Robert Rose
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