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any healthy tips before i get preggers?

so my husband and i are trying out for baby #2. are there any things that would be healthy to do right before i get pregnant? i heard taking folic acid is good..anything else...any types of food? just anything in particular that can help out so i can start of right?

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Asked by ABBY90 at 12:47 AM on Jan. 17, 2010 in Trying to Conceive

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  • just have a well balanced diet. and excercise. i know that sounds so repetitive, like the typical thing to say, but its so true.
    you should try and track what you eat to make sure you're getting the necessary nutrients. you can log in what you eat daily and it will graph your daily fruits, veggies, proteins, etc. the tracker will let you know what you need to eat, to reach your daily amount or what you need to cut back on.

    Answer by starryey3s at 1:36 AM on Jan. 17, 2010

  • First - NEVER call it 'preggers'!

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:44 PM on Jan. 17, 2010

  • Take prenatal vitamins, yes, before! At least folic acid...

    Answer by MyKenzieGirl at 10:10 PM on Jan. 18, 2010

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