Did anyone else get encouraged to drink beer after birth? You won't believe it but scientists have actually researched this old wives' tale! The results are really rather fascinating (and provide you with a lovely reply to rattle back at well-meaning relatives!). The pregnancy and post birth diet can be a bit of a minefield,… Continue reading Placentas & Guinness
There is an ever increasing trend to eat one's own placenta (known as placentophagy). Whether your instinct says yay or nay, sometimes it is worth taking a moment to look at the evidence (especially if, like me, you love a good bit of science!). After Monday's Instagram post from Rochelle Hume where she snapped a… Continue reading Popping placenta pills – What’s the evidence?