"Eat Right 4 Your Type" author has new Fertility/Pregnancy Nutrition book - Mothering Forums

Thread Tools
#1 of 2 Old 03-27-2003, 12:38 PM - Thread Starter
Tanibani's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Southern California
Posts: 2,984
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Peter D'Adamo has just written a new book especially for Fertility/Pregnancy:

Eat Right 4 Your Baby: The Individualized Guide to Maximum Health During Pregnancy, Nursing and Your Baby's First Year

"This is a complete, easy-to-use guide that every health-conscious parent-to-be should have.

* Blood-Type Super Foods and protocols to aid conception and foster a healthy pregnancy
* Which blood types are chemically incompatible, increasing the risk of infertility and miscarriage, and what you can do about it
* A guide for dads-eating right for their type to increase their fertility
* How eating right for your blood type can increase fertility and reduce the chance of miscarriage

* Blood-type diet strategies to maximize health and fetal nutrition in each trimester
* How to overcome common pregnancy side effects including morning sickness, varicose veins, and food cravings
* Blood-type susceptibilities to serious conditions-high blood pressure, gestational diabetes, toxemia-and tactics for preventing them

* Which blood types are most susceptible to postpartum depression, and how to avoid it
* Blood-type strategies for getting back in shape after the birth of your baby

* How to use the blood-type diet to increase the supply and quality of breast milk
* Adapting the blood-type diet to the special needs of your breast-feeding baby
* Blood-type-specific infant formula recipes if you can't nurse
* Your baby's first blood-type diet"

I like this book. No harm in choosing foods (and avoiding others, I'm B+, I should not eat chicken, nice to know) that will help maintain optimal health.

The author will be speaking at my local Barnes & Noble next month and I plan to go and ask questions.

10 - boy
5.5 - girl
Tanibani is offline  
Sponsored Links
#2 of 2 Old 03-27-2003, 07:21 PM
Shakti's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Anywhere and Everywhere, but mostly in the foothills of the Cascades
Posts: 317
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I thought I heard a while ago that he was working on this. I was on the Blood Type Diet a few years ago and felt WONDERFUL!!! My headaches were gone!!! Then I got pregnant and didn't think I was getting enough protein, so slowly started adding avoids back into my diet. Before long I was totally off the diet. So why am I surprised that my headaches are back?!? Sooooo hard to be diligent with a two year old to take care of. It was hard enough before dd came along, and now it is even harder. Ok, I will stop whining now. Thanks for the info!

I will be back to TTC after my miscarriage completes!

Shakti is offline  

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 9,267

19 members and 9,248 guests
alpacadi11 , aparent , blogsurf56 , BrianEvans , ChelseyBobby , jamesmorrow , katelove , kathymuggle , Leelee3 , manyhatsmom , MDoc , Mitteez , moominmamma , NaturallyKait , RollerCoasterMama , scaramouche131 , Stéphane Koné , SumitaSofat , sydneymotez100
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.