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Do Weight Loss Smoothies Work for Losing Baby Weight

 

Weight Loss Smoothies - Do they Work?

The big question about weight loss smoothies is; 'Are smoothies good for weight loss?'

Yes, a healthy smoothie made from fresh fruit and vegetables is good for you. But, if you drink too much then you may be...

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How Much Water Should You Drink when Pregnant?

pregactive nutrition Sep 23, 2020

How Much Water Should You Drink When Pregnant?

We've all heard for many years now that you should aim to drink eight glasses (8-ounce) of water per day. And there are so many benefits to staying hydrated. But I want to answer the question - How much...

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Foods to Avoid in Pregnancy To Keep You and Baby Safe

pregactive nutrition Sep 14, 2020

Foods to Avoid in Pregnancy

It is vital that you know what foods to avoid during pregnancy for the safety of you and baby.

While Listeria is uncommon, you should still empower yourself with the knowledge of certain foods that you should not eat when ...

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Can I Eat Fish when Pregnant?

pregactive nutrition Sep 03, 2020

Can I Eat Fish when Pregnant?

We all know the benefits of eating fish, but should you continue to eat fish when pregnant? Yes! Fish contains essential nutrients that are important to the developing foetal brain. The issue is with certain types of fish...

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Folic Acid during Pregnancy – What You Need to Know!

pregactive nutrition Aug 27, 2020

Folic Acid during Pregnancy

Folic acid during pregnancy is an essential nutrient for normal development of your baby. Folic acid can often also be referred to as folate. Undoubtedly you have already heard about the importance of folic acid before...

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Can I Eat Chicken while Pregnant?

pregactive nutrition Aug 27, 2020

Can I Eat Chicken while Pregnant?

Can I eat chicken while pregnant is a question just every pregnant woman asks. When pregnant, you must cook all meat, especially chicken thoroughly so it is steaming hot and there is no trace of pink.

This is also...

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Should I Be Eating for Two When Pregnant?

pregactive nutrition Aug 25, 2020
 

Should I Be Eating for Two When Pregnant?

In this video I chat with our PregActive Dietitian Carla about what you should be eating when pregnant.

So, lets keep it simple.

Should I be eating for two?

No.

While you have cravings, you may sometimes feel as...

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JUICING AND PREGNANCY - Ultimate Guide!

pregactive nutrition Aug 01, 2020

LET'S CHAT ABOUT JUICING AND PREGNANCY

As an expecting mama, one of the first things I did was to find out what I could eat, what I could drink, and more importantly what I must avoid. Juicing and pregnancy was one topic I wanted to learn more about.

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Low Iron in Pregnancy Podcast (25 minutes)

Low Iron in Pregnancy Podcast

Why is it so common to have low iron in pregnancy, especially the third trimester? Well, it's not everyday that your body is working hard to grow a baby!

Women already have a higher iron requirement than men, due to the...

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What Nutrients Do I need in Pregnancy (3:31)

pregactive nutrition Jul 17, 2020
 

Nutrients You Need for Pregnancy

In this video I chat to our PregActive Dietitian Carla Johnson about what nutrients you require during pregnancy and how you can get these nutrients from eating the right foods.

Nutrients Include:
  1. Folate
  2. Iron
  3. Calcium
  4. ...
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