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PregTASTIC is the weekly, online radio show by pregnant women, for pregnant women about the fantastic journey to motherhood. Each episode features of expert information and friendly advice, opinions and different perspectives for soon-to-be moms.


Ep242 Epigenetics and the Science of Pregnancy

November 30th, 2011

Episode 242 of 256 episodes

Did you know a mother's behavior during pregnancy can impact the way her baby's genes express themselves? It's all part of a new science called "Epigenetics". Will eating fattening food increase your child's odds of becoming obese? Can exercise strengthen your baby's mind? Does breastfeeding have long term effects? Jena Pincott, author of the book "Do Chocolate Lovers Have Sweeter Babies?" shares more about this exciting science of pregnancy. Plus, your chance to win a free copy of her book!

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