Pregnancy Vitamins And The Health Of The Baby

While pregnant, and even ahead of prenatal, prenatal nutrients are an necessary component of prenatal nutrition. Many doctors recommend that pregnancy vitamins be taken ahead of conception and even following the baby is born for complete health of mother and child. It is very important to both the health of the baby and the health of the mother that she take nutrients just in case her diet does not provide enough of the vitamins she and her baby need. In fact, folic acid, iron and calcium are especially important and if not present in adequate amounts in the mothers diet deficiency in these nutrients may lead to health challenges for the fetus.

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