No strict diets, no scary guidelines--just the essential nutrition expectant moms need to start their babies on the road to lifelong health All parents know that kids need nutritious foods as they grow. But new research confirms that what you eats during pregnancy can also profoundly affect the health of your baby when that baby becomes an adult--for better or for worse. Endorsed by the Harvard Medical School and written by one of the world's leading experts in nutrition for pregnant women and babies, this guide offers more solid information and medically sound advice on prenatal nutrition than any other book on the market.In the next weeks, the embryo, which is still just a few centimeters long, begins to grow a distinct head with a jaw and facial features, and limbs ... During the first three months of pregnancy, your body undergoes radical changes to adjust to the new life it now supports. ... How does your body aknowa to make these changes?
|Title||:||The Harvard Medical School Guide to Healthy Eating During Pregnancy|
|Author||:||W. Allan Walker|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2006-09-05|