It’s common knowledge that a pregnant woman should avoid alcohol and smoking to ensure that the unborn fetus is healthy and develops properly. But now, experts are including rice and soda into the mix. So, if you’re planning on getting pregnant soon, you’re probably want to know why soda and rice are foods to avoid.
Counting calories is something we women can do very well. Maybe we do it to slim down, because let’s face it: slim is in. Or, perhaps counting calories is a way to feel like you’re in control of your life – especially when things are slipping out of your control. Whatever the motivation is for counting calories, there’s something you should know: it’s okay to stop. Here’s why.