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IS atkins safe while pregnant?

Discussion in 'Atkins Diet' started by nina, 9 July 2010 Social URL.

  1. nina

    nina Silver Member

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    Been off for a week due to feeling unwell and needing 2 courses of antibiotics...

    Back on atkins wagon tomorrow...

    Question; Is atkins safe while pregnant?
     
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    icemoose The Diet Guy

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    Hiya

    Best thing to do is chat this over with your GP and what is the best dietary advice while pregnant.

    He/She can offer your professional advice that on Minimins we can't.

    Thanks and have a great weekend

    Mike
     
  4. nina

    nina Silver Member

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    yes, will consult my GP...

    I just thought to ask, since maybe someone is pregnant and been advised to maintain on atkins...

    BTW, Mike -- I really enjoy ur newsletters -- I look forward to reading them each saturday...
    U r inspirational and ur story is motivational...
     
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    ditzeeblonde Call me Linzi...

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    If you read the book there is info in the maintenance section on pregnancy. x
     
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    oh thanks -- is this the newer book, cuz I have Atkins for Life the older edition.
     
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    Zimara Yummy mummy to be!

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    Sorry but read the title and thought NO straight away.

    Thought it was only slimmingworld that was ok during preggers.
     
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    I've read that Atkins maint is OK for pregnancy.
     
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    thanks guys!!
     
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