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Vitamin D levels in pregnancy affect childhood development

Expectant mums, take note – a deficiency in vitamin D while pregnant could hinder the development of your child’s co-ordination skills when they reach pre-school age. Tests on 7,000 motherand- child pairings revealed children’s skills for kicking a ball, balancing, jumping, holding a pencil and building a tower of bricks were lower when their mums had been lacking in vitamin D during pregnancy. Scientists believe this is due to interactions between vitamin D and dopamine in a foetus’ brain. Pregnant and breast-feeding women in the UK are advised to take a 10mg vitamin D supplement daily.

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In the September issue of Healthy Food Guide, we share new ways to help you battle fatigue and tiredness, the best tips for smoothing out cellulite, and an expert guide to keeping your eyes healthy. Plus, we reveal how you can meditate your way to weight loss, and share Strictly judge Darcy's secrets to staying healthy. All this, plus our easy low-calorie recipes and diet plan, available to download now.
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