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Caloric Needs During Pregnancy Higher Than Thought

Reuters reports:

Pregnancy is associated with a rise in energy needs to support adequate weight gain and increases in metabolism. This increased need is not completely offset by reductions in physical activity, so women need to compensate by increasing the amount of calories in their diet, new research confirms.

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High-protein diets linked to infertility

The Washington Times is reporting that:

Popular high-protein diets, such as Atkins, can hinder a woman’s ability to conceive, according to a study released Monday.

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