Trying to Conceive? 7 Ways to Prepare Your Body for Pregnancy! by Donna John

Women's Health
a year ago
Trying to Conceive? 7 Ways to Prepare Your Body for Pregnancy!

Planning for your pregnancy is one of the most important steps to giving your baby a healthy start in life, and now is a great time to start developing good health habits. Here are six tips from the March of Dimes

  1. Get control of any chronic conditions, such as diabetes. 
  2. Don’t use alcohol or illegal drugs. 
  3. Don’t smoke. 
  4. Check with your doctor before taking any medications or herbal products. 
  5. Maintain a healthy weight. 
  6. Avoid fish high in mercury. 
  7. Reduce caffeine to no more than one 12-ounce cup per day!

It's never too early to start!

start discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Breast Cancer Screening: A Step-by-Step Guide to Having a Mammogram

Upset About Your Post-Pregnancy Body? Stop Stressing Over It! Here's Why!

Breast Cancer Screening: When Should You Have a Mammogram & How Often Should You Have One?

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!