Archive for the ‘Pregnancy’ Category

Mothers Need Vitamin C for Healthy Offspring

Vitamin C affects your body at the core of cellular division, DNA methylation and is critical for mental sharpness. Two recent studies on vitamin C have been very popular in medical press.

Best Nutrients for Postpartum Health

Discover the top nutrients to help your body recover after pregnancy so you can be your best self for your new little one.

New Postpartum Depression Drug Carries Hefty Risk

The FDA recently approved a new drug, Zulresso/brexanolone for postpartum depression and it comes with a Black Box Warning. Get the facts before you consider it.

Folic Acid vs. Folate When Choosing Prenatal Vitamins

Pregnant or planning to get pregnant in the near future? Discover how folate and folic acid support you and your baby’s health, the differences between the two, and things to be aware of.

High Quality Fish Oil is Extremely Valuable to Health

DHA in fish oil is the most biologically useful omega-3 fatty acid. It is of extreme value to your health, but regretfully lacking in the American diet. Supplementation is a great way to get your DHA.

Magnesium: A Notable Mineral Essential for Life

The list of activities that magnesium is involved with is like the Who’s Who of elite physiology. Discover why magnesium is one mineral you don’t want to be lacking.

Common Household Disinfectants Lead to Obesity in Preschoolers

Antibacterial gels and soaps are commonplace now, but research shows a sterile environment actually does more harm than good.

Maternal Immune Activation and Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autoimmune inflammation present during pregnancy is major in the development of autism spectrum disorder and other neurodevelopmental disorders. Support your immune system with critical nutrition.