North Shore Medical Center Nutrition Counseling for Pregnancy
Proper food choices and meal planning during and after pregnancy are crucial for both mom and baby. North Shore Medical Center's registered dietitians assist patients with creating a nutrition plan that promotes appropriate weight gain, addresses heightened nutrient needs and controls blood sugar and blood pressure levels.
Nutritional Services
  • Development of a personalized nutrition plan for optimal weight gain.
  • Management of possible nutrition related health complications of pregnancy such as pre-eclampsia and Gestational Diabetes.
  • Target specific nutritional needs increased during pregnancy and lactation.
  • Regular follow-up appointments to monitor intake and weight progression.