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Eating During Pregnancy (Copyright © Nemours Foundation)
— This publication explains the importance of eating well during pregnancy. It includes information about nutrients your body needs, food cravings, and foods and beverages that should be avoided during pregnancy.
Stretch Marks (Copyright © Mayo Clinic)
— This Web page gives information about stretch marks, which are common in pregnancy or weight gain. Information includes causes, treatment, and lifestyle remedies for stretch marks.
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