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Foods Pregnant Women Should Eat

Pregnant women crave for lots of different types of foods and however much that is normal one should ensure a healthy diet.

Healthy eating keeps pregnant women feeling good and gives their babies all essential nutrients they need in the womb.

Expectant mothers should therefore abide by the diet given to them by doctors if they want a healthy lifestyle.


Pregnant women should eat more of legumes because they will acquire fibre, protein and irons.

These will in turn help mothers keep off from eating stones in such of irons because they are present in legumes

Eggs and berries

Here, eggs should not be taken in plenty. However for berries one can as much as possible because they have no side effects.

Berries help expectant mothers gain vitamin C which also helps the body absorb irons.

Vitamin C is vital also for skin health.

Dairy Products

Dairy products help pregnant women and their child get enough proteins. These dairy products also contain enough casein which is a slow digesting protein that can boost muscle growth and increase total protein intake.

Pregnant mothers can also consume yoghurt in plenty.

Sweet potato

A sweet potato plays an important role in the body by building vitamin A which is essential for growth and differentiation of cells.

This vitamin A also improves digestive health and mobility.

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