Video: Nutrition for a Healthy Pregnancy Part 2 with Dr. Gregory Ward
Dr. Gregory Ward explores nutrition research that points to the benefits of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) omega-3.
By: Dr. Gregory Ward MBBS FRCOG
May 9, 2018
Vitamin D is well known for its role in supporting bone health, but scientific studies suggest that vitamin D is important in promoting immune function and lung development. Dr. Gregory Ward, MBBS, FRCOG, consultant Ob/Gyn and Head of the London Postgraduate Specialty Training Programme in Obstetrics and Gynecology, discusses the role vitamin D plays in maternal health – making it a big three nutrient for maternal and infant health.
We will reveal two other nutrients that make up the “Big 3 for Baby and Me” in upcoming articles.
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Brightest editors had the opportunity to sit down with Dr. Lauren R. Crosby, to learn more about DHA omega-3 and ARA omega-6 and why these fats are so important to a growing baby.