Research Update: DHA linked to healthier babies

Attention moms! A new study by the University of Kansas Medical Center found supplements of the omega-3 fatty acid DHA might lengthen gestation and increase birth size. The results of the study add to previous evidence that omega-3 fatty acid supplements help to extend pregnancy, providing more time for babies to develop with a better…

Brain Health Benefits of Breast Feeding

Major infant brain growth occurs during pregnancy and during the first two years of life, which makes it important for parents to feed their babies proper nutrition between birth and two years old. During this stage in their lives, babies have the greatest need for DHA, an omega-3 fat that is a major structural fat…