Hormones are used by every cell in your body and can affect everything from your sleep patterns and memory to your weight and emotional state. Neither too little or too much is adequate; the key is balance.
Pregnancy Preparation
Mother's nutrition, physical health and living habits before pregnancy will affect the growth and development of the fetus, as well as the development of the nervous system and brain.
Mother To Be
The nutrition that the unborn baby takes is completely dependent on what the mother eats. It should not be over-consumed during pregnancy. It should be adjusted in stages so that the fetus can get the right nutrients.
Confinement is a time of healing, strengthening and preparing the body for life after childbirth. Taking certain foods and tonics during this time is thought to ensure health throughout your lifetime.