Everyone knows the importance of a woman paying close attention to their health during pregnancy for the sake of their child and it is important for that to continue after the child is born.
To begin with, the CDC recommends breastfeeding mothers increase their caloric intake to meet their nutritional needs. The agency recommends an additional 450 to 500 kilocalories (kcal) of food calories per day for well-nourished breastfeeding mothers, compared with the amount they were consuming before pregnancy.
The number of additional calories needed for an individual breastfeeding woman is also affected by her age, body mass index, activity level, and extent of breastfeeding (exclusively breastfeeding verses breastfeeding and formula feeding).
Along with additional caloric intake, new mothers should closely monitor the vitamins and minerals that they consume as well as consider fortifying their diet with supplements that are beneficial to them and their newborn.
Even under normal circumstances, it can be quite difficult to incorporate so many vitamins and nutrients into your diet. It is even more of a task when you are caring and nurturing for your newborn baby.
The Nova Vita Wellness Centers Nourish IV Drip is designed specifically for mothers that seek to optimize their health while caring for their little ones. This specially formulated mix of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants provides a strong foundation for good health when you need it most. It helps provide new mothers with increased energy and overall wellness, while alleviating:
As always, it is important to consult your physician before implementing any new diet and dietary supplement program, especially if you are a new mother and caring for a newborn.
For more information about the Nourish IV Drip or to schedule an appointment, give us a call at 956-335-0250 or you can schedule an appointment online.