Pregnancy


Multivitamins in pregnancy: what’s the story?

It is well established that nutrient deprivation during pregnancy is associated with adverse health outcomes for the infant.  The use of supplements, such as multivitamins, minerals and omega-3, taken before and during pregnancy, is not uncommon as reflected in the rise in ‘tailored’ pregnancy products.  […]


Pregnancy series: Nutrition for breastfeeding

So you have finally let go of the pregnancy diet guidelines; perhaps you are celebrating with a soft boiled egg with some soft cheeses and paté? These kinds of foods can be a worry during pregnancy due to the increased risk of miscarriage, but now […]