With the 24/7 job of caring for an infant, new mothers hardly have time to shower or sleep, not to mention worry about how they will go about losing their “baby weight.” Most new moms may be intrigued by a recent study suggesting that canola oil can reduce belly fat.
Many newly breastfeeding moms believe they have to control diet with strict guidelines to prevent gas, fussiness and passing bad stuff on to their baby, but research suggests all these strict rules could be for naught.
A diet high in fiber is significantly associated with decreased hormone concentrations and a higher probability of anovulation. Further study of the effect of fiber on reproductive health and of the effect of these intakes in reproductive-aged women is warranted.
You may have heard of a new diet based on controlling the acid/base balance of the body to achieve a better state of health. The “Alkaline Diet” is gaining popularity claiming that the American diet is too acidic.
You’re trying your best to eat a healthy, well-balanced diet, but you
don’t know enough about the elements that make up a healthy diet to make
I’ve read tons of articles on the impact of diet and nutrition on male
and female fertility. There is a simple statement that I read over and
over again - Poor Diet. That term is not adequately explained in many
cases, so how is the reader supposed to know what a poor diet really is.
According to research published on BMJ.com, dieting is not only acceptable during pregnancy; it may be advisable for women who are overweight or obese during pregnancy.
Gastrointestinal issues such as nausea and constipation are experienced
by many pregnant women, but when a woman has irritable bowel syndrome
(IBS), typical pregnancy tummy aches can be even more uncomfortable.
The most common treatment for colon cancer is surgery. In surgery, any
tumors and surrounding areas of healthy bowel will be removed, including
adjacent lymph nodes, if necessary.
According to data from the American Cancer Society, colon cancer is one
of the leading causes of death in the US. The good news is that
diagnosing colon cancer early can often lead to a cure.
Choosing to breastfeed your baby is a huge responsibility. There are
certain things you need to take into account while breastfeeding. You
must pay close attention to what you ingest and what activities you do
that may affect your baby while nursing them.
Here are a few tips to help you on your way to regain your original
physique. It may seem difficult at first, but the key is to stick with
it and you will be successful in your weight loss endeavors.
At one point or another, it is common for a baby to refuse to be
breastfed. There are a variety of reasons as to why this could be
happening and it is important to diagnose the cause so you can
understand how to correct the behavior.
When exploring the realms of male fertility, diet plays a crucial role
in sperm mobility. A study highlighted at the 67th Annual Meeting of the
American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) focused on two
specific types of diets as they relate to better sperm.
According to a new observational research study, the Mediterranean diet
may include all the foods and nutrients the female body needs for
optimal fertility. The connection between the Mediterranean diet and fertility is based on insulin re
Making simple changes to the diet is often enough to curb nausea while ensuring you keep enough food down to keep energy levels high and prevent dehydration.
Could choosing your baby’s gender be as simple as changing the way you eat and diet? According to new research, it just may be- though not every dieter will find it simple.
Mother’s diet during pregnancy may determine if her baby is a healthy eater in the future.
Pregnancy discharge is a common symptom of pregnancy related to hormonal changes. The type of pregnancy discharge during pregnancy mean the difference between normal secretions and potential infection.
At the end of a woman's reproductive life, there is menopause. By the time women enter their menopause years, most are finished having children and many have grandchildren running around. Natural menopause gradually reduces estrogen, progesterone, and other female hormone levels in the body.
Exercising on a daily basis can be one of the most important and successful treatment options for women in menopause.
Pregnancy is one big state of swelling. Breasts, feet, hands, face and tummy are all swelling and growing at alarming rates. While most swelling is associated with increased fluid retention and dietary choices, some changes in swelling can be a marker for health issues associated with pregnancy.
During pregnancy time, a woman's body will need additional calories, not just to
help the baby grow, but to keep her healthy as well. As caloric needs
increase, hunger may increase as well.
During pregnancy diarrhea, or loose and watery stool, is common. While many women are faced with this symptom closer to the end of the pregnancy, others suffer from it throughout the gestational period.
Sharp pains in the legs, especially the calf muscles, are just a part of pregnancy. Like any other pregnancy aches, hormones are probably to blame for some of the pain, but other factors are certainly part of these irritating nightly occurrences as well.
Linea Nigra is the medical term for that dark line that appears during pregnancy. The line often starts at the belly button and ends at the public bone.
During pregnancy pigmentation on the skin frequently changes. Freckles, darker skin, and linea nigra (the dark line that appears vertically on your abdomen from your belly button to your pelvis) are all associated with pregnancy.
His diet is very important when trying to get pregnant. Following these 12 steps will help you improve his fertility.
Vegetarians and vegans can eat a healthy diet in pregnancy as long as they follow certain rules.
Start taking a prenatal supplement well before pregnancy. The most
important part of pregnancy is the prenatal care. The first few weeks of
gestation are full of quick growth for the fetus.