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Vegetable, Fruit, and White Rice During Pregnancy Associated with Reduced Preterm Birth and Larger Birth Size - October 18, 2016 - Medical News Bulletin
 

Vegetable, Fruit, and White Rice During Pregnancy Associated with Reduced Preterm Birth and Larger Birth Size - October 18, 2016 - Medical News Bulletin

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According to a new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, a vegetable, fruit and white rice dietary pattern during pregnancy is linked to a lower risk of preterm birth and larger birth size among Asian women.
 
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18 Oct 2016 - General
 
I believe that the diet of the pregnant mother plays an important role for the growth of their babies. As it was showed in this article that those mothers who had vegetable, fruit, and white rice diet (VFR) during pregnancy had a lower risk of having infants who were born preterm and small for gestational age, however, they had a higher risk of having infants with large for gestational age. The findings showed that among 923 infants, 7.6% were born preterm, 13.4% were bor...
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Pregnancy is a very important and sensitive event for each woman and their families. Everyone expect an healthy term baby. The dietary habit of pregnant mother is very important for her baby and herself. During this period, dietary requirements for vitamins and minerals increases. Additional energy and proteins are required for proper growth of the baby. Fruits and vegetables are common source of all vitamins. These contain a lot of mineral too. The white rice is the source of energy and vitamin...
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Pregnancy is a very important and sensitive event for each woman and their families. Everyone expect an healthy term baby. The dietary habit of pregnant mother is very important for her baby and herself. During this period, dietary requirements for vitamins and minerals increases. Additional energy and proteins are required for proper growth of the baby. Fruits and vegetables are common source of all vitamins. These contain a lot of mineral too. The white rice is the source of energy and vitamin...
 (Total 141 words)