From Conception to College
We can advise on expert nutrition for when trying for a baby, during pregnancy and postnatal nutrition for new Mums and Dads.
We can also help you with any issues that may arise during your pregnancy and with your new borns.
Low maternal folate is a risk factor in the development of neural tube defects in the developing fetus – so if you are trying for a baby ,if you take no other supplement at all, be sure that you take the recommended dose of 400mcg folic acid every day.
Other key nutrients for conception are minerals including zinc which is scientifically proven to contribute to normal fertility and reproduction. Zinc, selenium and arginine contribute to the support of healthy sperm. Whilst Zinc, CQ-Q10, Magnesium, Calcium and Bvitamins contribute to the support of egg production
During pregnancy Omega 3 DHA and other fatty acids are important for your baby’s brain and eye development.
As you will see there are a wide range of supplements in this area so please drop in and have a chat with our trained staff to discuss which combination is best for you pre, during and post pregnancy.