Is caffeine in pregnancy giving you the jitters?

Monti, Davorka
March 2007
International Journal of Childbirth Education;Mar2007, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p16
Academic Journal
The article discusses the different risks posed by caffeine consumption during pregnancy on the mother and fetus. Researchers found that more than 150 mg daily consumption of caffeine will lead to a significant increase in the risk of spontaneous abortion and low birthweight babies in pregnant women. Therefore, pregnant women were encouraged to consume less caffeine-containing beverages and avoid caffeine-containing foods and drugs.


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