Dr. Ann

As I have mentioned in previous newsletters there has been a recent mini explosion of science telling us that what an expectant mother eats can have profound effects on her baby’s lifelong health. This month brought us a bit more.  The journal Obstetrics and Gynecology reported that women who ate a typical “Western Diet,” characterized […]

There is a fascinating and growing body of science supporting that what a mother eats during pregnancy can have a significant impact on the risk of her child developing various diseases.  A “first of its kind” study from the University of Netherlands looked at how eating different foods during pregnancy affected the risk of eczema […]