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What kind of fish can I eat while pregnant?...

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AyamiLove

Asked by AyamiLove at 3:06 AM on May. 31, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • http://www.webmd.com/baby/what-fish-can-i-eat-while-pregnant 


    The fish that should not be eaten during pregnancy, according to the FDA, include:



    • Shark

    • Swordfish

    • King mackerel

    • Tilefish

    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 4:00 AM on May. 31, 2011

  • i think non
    Jssg1986

    Answer by Jssg1986 at 2:10 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • none**
    Jssg1986

    Answer by Jssg1986 at 2:10 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • The websites I went to said roughly two cans a week of Light tuna, To be safe Id go with one a week, and also that 6 to 7 oz a week of these fish are ok too. Im not a specialist just did alot of googling as I am 5 weeks pregnant:

    Cod, Halibut, Mahi Mahi, Flounder, Tilapia, Red Snapper, Grouper.

    If anyone knows for sure that one or any of the above is more dangerous than what I found I am also Happy to know about it! I like baked fish every now and then but I dont think Id eat enough to get to dangerous levels of Mercury.
    itsaboutime

    Answer by itsaboutime at 2:22 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • what the 1st person said and limit fish intake, its b/c of mecury!!
    kpolitte

    Answer by kpolitte at 2:42 PM on May. 31, 2011

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