Eating for Two: The Complete Guide to Nutrition During Pregnancy

Paperback | April 2, 1992

byMary Abbott Hess, Anne Elise HuntForeword byRoy Pitkin

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Foreword by Roy M. Pitkin, M.D.
The definitive book on what to eat and what to avoid during pregnancy. Here is the most authoritative and readable guide available for pregnant women concerned with proper nutrition.

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Written by leading nutrition experts, here is the authoritative guide for pregnant women concerned with proper nutrition. It discusses the effects of diet on the developing fetus, weight gain, vitamins and minerals, potential dietary dangers, breast versus bottle feeding, and more.

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Foreword by Roy M. Pitkin, M.D. The definitive book on what to eat and what to avoid during pregnancy. Here is the most authoritative and readable guide available for pregnant women concerned with proper nutrition.

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"The best of science in an extraordinarily readable style." ?Roy M. Pitkin, M.D., Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UCLA School of MedicineThe most authoritative, readable, and up-to-date guide available for pregnant women concerned with nutritionIncorporates findings of the latest National Academy of Sciences report b...

Mary Abbott Hess, the 1990-91 President of the American Dietetic Association, is one of the country's leading authorities on diet, health, and nutrition. Anne Elise Hunt is a home economist, writer, and former food editor at Cuisine magazine. Cofounders of Hess and Hunt, Inc., Nutrition Communications, they are the authors of Pick...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 3.26 × 2.18 × 0.31 inPublished:April 2, 1992Publisher:John Wiley & Sons

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ISBN - 10:0020654413

ISBN - 13:9780020654414

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Table of Contents

Foreword.

Preface.

1. Welcome to My Womb.

2. Assessing Your Nutritional Status.

3. An Eating Game Plan.

4. The Proteins, Carbohydrates, and Fats of Pregnancy.

5. Mighty Vitamins.

6. Minerals: The Strong Supports.

7. Playing It Safe.

8. Special Needs of Pregnancy.

9. The Feeding Track: Breast or Bottle?

Answers to Quick Quizzes.

Bibliography.

Index.

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Written by leading nutrition experts, here is the authoritative guide for pregnant women concerned with proper nutrition. It discusses the effects of diet on the developing fetus, weight gain, vitamins and minerals, potential dietary dangers, breast versus bottle feeding, and more.