5 February 2021

Nutrition for Fertility and Pregnancy

Clinical Nutrition Women

Melanie McGrice provides Dr Terri Foran with some food for thought.

In this episode:

  • Why is nutrition so important for fertility and pregnancy?
  • Is there any evidence to suggest that diet can impact fertility?
  • What does the research tell us about the role of diet in the prevention of gestational diabetes?
  • Do women need a multivitamin during pregnancy or is a folic acid supplement adequate?

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Melanie McGrice, fertility and prenatal dietitian; Founder of Nutrition Plus

Total time: 25 mins

Useful resources:

  1. www.melaniemcgrice.com
  2. Nourish with Melanie – YouTube
  3. Health Care Professionals – Nutrition Plus
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