Why is fish dangerous for pregnant women to eat?



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    Most fish nowadays has some degree of mercury in it do to water pollution. While the trace amounts of mercury does not pose a serious health threat to adults it can have adverse effects on the development of a fetus. Since the fetus receives all its nutrients directly from the mother, anything the mother ingests will be transmitted to it via the umbilical cord. For mre details check the link below.

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