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How Nutrition Affects Your Mental Health

So much attention has been placed on the link between nutrition and physical health that we tend to forget about the impacts (both positive and negative!) that our diet has on our mental health. Our brain – which controls our physical actions, cognition, and emotional state – is fueled by the same thing that fuels the […]

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Can You Stay Vegan While Pregnant?

Going vegan is on the up with many celebrities choosing to go plant-based, and it seems to have been the most talked about dietary trend of 2017. Now there are some variations to vegan diets – most notably the surge in whole food plant-based diets – but the big picture is that it’s a diet […]

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Halloween Treats With a Healthy Twist

Halloween is less than a week away and the Hallo-weekend is nearly upon us. Since we don’t want you going into a candy-induced coma (we don’t even want to think about the amount of sugar that will be available within a 1-mile radius of us…) we thought it would be the perfect time to share […]

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5 Guilt-Free Cupcake Recipes

So maybe these aren’t totally guilt-free, but they’re close enough to it. We’ve pulled together a few of our favorite healthy cupcake recipes to keep your baking fires burning! Or at least to satisfy any sweet tooth cravings you may be having. FYI – it’s National Cupcake Week this week, so you have the perfect excuse […]

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Foods To Help You Keep Your Cool

When the hot weather strikes we all react differently but many of us find ourselves overheating and constantly reaching for an ice pack for cooling relief. We’ve all heard of the cold shower trick and many of us reach for the electric fans at this time of year but surely what we eat can’t affect our […]

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5 Ways To Step Up Your Smoothie Game

It’s been the health craze of the last few years: green smoothies, protein smoothies, smoothie bowls, you name it. Every possible smoothie concoction is out there and probably flooding your social media feed at the same time. Piling a load of fruit and veg into your blender is always going to provide a welcome energy and health […]

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Food for the Fourth of July: Healthier dishes for summer

Although most of the Baby2Body Team is London-based, there are some of us living stateside and we’re busy getting ready for this weekend’s Fourth of July celebrations. Although the summer solstice rang in last week, the 4th has always felt like the definitive kick-off to the summer season, vacation getaways, and glorious beach days. Of course, anytime a […]

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Top 5 Foods To Combat Nausea

It’s one of the most famous side effects of pregnancy… that sometimes crippling and often constant feeling of nausea. You’ll frequently hear complaints about why on earth they termed it ‘Morning Sickness’ when it can strike at any time of day (or night for that matter) and can sometimes last longer than the first trimester. But […]

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Happy Easter, Healthy Breakfast Recipe!

Holiday weekend celebrations usually come hand-in-hand with family and friend gatherings and multiple deliciously decadent meals. The influx of food that we’re anticipating this Easter weekend has us looking for ways to keep our eating as clean and nutritious as possible. So we’ve got a bit of kitchen inspiration for you with one of our favorite healthy breakfast recipes! Keep […]

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Caffeine and conception – do they go together?

Before we dive into recent findings on caffeine and conception, we want to talk about why coffee has long been on the ‘best avoided’ list during pregnancy and if breastfeeding. Since studies in pregnancy that monitor fetal development are limited due to potential harm to the baby, researchers don’t know the exact implications of prenatal caffeine consumption. […]

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