FERTILITY MICRONUTIENT TESTING

Having a functional test prior to conceiving might seem ‘’too much work’’ for many, but unless you had a very good diet growing up and as an adult (no smoke, no alcohol, no stress, no vegan/crush/restrictive dieting), then it might be a good start if you’re trying your best to actually not just conceive a…

IMPROVING SPERM/EGG QUALITY

Eat enough calories. Nutrients are key for genetic programming (conception, implantation, healthy development), hormonal balance (especially between oestrogen and progesterone, the latter supports the growth of a baby), detoxification. Quality eggs & sperm is what makes a healthy baby and give you higher chances at a healthy childbirth – remember it takes 3-4 months for…

MITOCHONDRIA AND EGG QUALITY

Egg quality is basically in constant change depending on what you feed your body and the nourishment you get and how well you absorb nutrients (even if you’re over 35, you can conceive healthily, or if you’re under 30 you might have it harder to support a pregnancy, age is not always the reason, but…

SAY NO TO PRE NATALS MULTIVITAMINS

The quick way for your doctor to make sure he follows the protocol is to give you a multivitamin instead of advising for the right foods when nutrient deficiencies are detected OR when pregnancy is confirmed. Multivitamins are synthetic, hence can barely absorb: Ascorbic Acid added that depletes Copper Retinyl Palmitate/Beta Carotene is used instead…

ZINC OXIDE SUNSCREEN

In my previous post many have asked for a safe alternative to chemical sunscreen: ZINC OXIDE SUNSCREEN. Zinc oxide is safe for marine life and can be used in water as it’s naturally resistant since it’s mixed with beeswax. Zinc oxide is safe for your health. A recent study showed how the general UV filters…

ROE IS HIGHLY NUTRITIOUS

Salmon roe is one of the most nutritious foods on earth. Bright in color, attractive to the palate, rich in protein and very high in omega-3, vitamin D and especially B12, has a lot to offer! Per 100g, salmon roe provides you with: Vitamin B12: 20 mcg (333% DV) Vitamin D: 232 IU (58% DV)…