BabyFit Sponsors help keep the site free!


Sponsors help keep BabyFit free!
Pages (1):  
Report Inappropriate Post
Pregnancy Message Boards

is diatomaceous earth safe to take while pregnant?

Posts: 7901
1/7/11 1:15 A

My Profile
SparkPeople Team Member
I assume from your post you are thinking about using diatomaceous earth as some sort of supplement to improve some aspect of your health????

I have checked my sources regarding published, peer-reviewed nutrition, health, and medical research studies and can find NOTHING on this product. I checked and the Natural Medicines comprehensive Database.

Do you care to share more on your intent OR where you have obtained your information. ARE you sure it is reliable. Are you sure it is backed by reliable research???

I would encourage you to FIRST discuss using this product with your doctor, pregnant or not pregnant.

BF Registered Dietitian Becky

Posts: 28
1/6/11 4:01 P

My Profile
I'm learning about the benefits of taking food grade diatomaceous earth and would love to try it, but since I am still pregnant, I'm debating on whether I should wait or not til after the baby. I have tried to look up some info on the internet, and everything I have come up with says that it is %100 safe.. But I wanted to check and see what an actual pregnancy forum thought.
So anyone, is food grade diatomaceous earth safe to take while pregnant?

Edited by: RINNIRIKKU at: 1/6/2011 (16:01)

Matthew Lane Born born on January 30th, 2011 @ 7:48pm. 6 lbs 13 oz, 20 inches long, with 8 hours of natural labor :3

Thread URL:
Join the BabyFit Community Team

Pages (1):  
Report Inappropriate Post


Pregnancy Resources | Pregnancy Articles | Parenting Articles | Pregnancy Exercises | Pregnancy Message Boards | Baby Names | Help | Advertising / Sponsorships

© 1999-2015 SparkPeople, All Rights Reserved | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy | About Our Ads

NOTE: Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy update on February 8, 2012
Visit SparkPeople for Free Online Diet Plan
Tell your company about SparkPeople Corporate Wellness

BabyFit, BabyPoints, BabyPages and other marks are trademarks of SparkPeople, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
BABYFIT is a registered trademark of SparkPeople, Inc. in the United States, European Union, Canada, and Australia. All rights reserved.