BURSTING FOOD MYTHS FOR MOMS-TO-BE: CLAY

Bowl containing edible clay

Cravings are a common part of pregnancy, and sometimes those cravings can be for unusual things. One such craving is for clay, dirt, or chalk – a condition called geophagia. But is eating clay actually safe for pregnant women? Let’s bust some myths. What is known Myth 1: Clay provides essential nutrients for the baby. […]