Preparing to conceive and carry a child is one of the most important things in a young couple ‘s lives and yet we rarely give it much thought in our current culture. Gone are the days when young couples of childbearing years were given specific instructions and foods to build their bodies before conception and during gestation. In our modern culture that can sound somewhat primitive.
However, there is a significant and growing body of research that shows that what we eat and many of our habits that put us in touch with daily, “harmless” chemicals can have a great impact on our yet conceived children. Amazingly enough, that influence is not only from the mother, but also the father, and can be extended to our grandchildren and great grandchildren!
The link below takes you to a presentation that discusses environmental and nutritional issues and how you can provide the best opportunity for optimal development – physically, emotionally and mentally.