Are diet drinks safe during pregnancy?

Answer On One Hand: Sweetners UsedAspartame used to sweeten diet sodas and drinks is a non-calorie sweetener. It is composed of two animo acids which build protein in the body. Studies show that there is... Read More »

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Are protein drinks safe during pregnancy?

On One Hand: Safe NutritionThe article "Nausea/Morning Sickness" on the website recommends drinking protein shakes while you are pregnant as a safe and reliable source of nutrition.... Read More »

Are diet sodas safe during pregnancy?

On One Hand: Some Are Safe During PregnancyThe FDA has approved three artificial sweeteners in moderation for pregnant women: aspartame, acesulfame-K, and sucralose. Diet sodas containing these ing... Read More »

What diseases could a baby be born with if the mom drinks during the pregnancy?

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, which causes mental and physical defects to a baby born to a mother who drinks during pregnancy. The risk of brain damage exists during each trimester, since the fetal brain... Read More »

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