Health begins in the womb

Health begins in the womb

How many of us are aware of a crucial aspect that scripts our lifelong health status apart from lifestyle habits, diet, and genetics. Yes you have guessed it right! We are talking about the nutritional status of our mother during our stay in her womb for nine months. Several research studies point out that the impact created by the nutrition during pregnancy period has permanent effects on the child, right from the child’s ability to fight diseases to intelligence and several psychological factors. Hence is it not our duty to ensure our child gets the positive result by having good nutritional status and maintaining sound health. Gynecologists associated with Endoworld Hospital, a reputed IVF and Endoscopy center, Aurangabad list out the ways to ensure the health of our baby in womb. • Let’s get the basics right In general, pregnant women would need more protein, vitamins and minerals and calories. The health and growth of your unborn baby is very much dependent on the nutrients derived out of these food habits. But it is high time to understand a vital concept – eating more is definitely not same as eating better and the latter is much preferred. And what the child in womb needs is good and healthier food than loads of junk foods. Infact your child does not demand you to increase the calorie intake during the first trimester and it is only during the second and final trimesters, it demands around 350 to 450 calories a day. • Go for complete prenatal tests As a reputed medical centre to offer IVF treatment in Aurangabad, we would like...