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According to the American Pregnancy Association, cooked seafood is an accepted form of protein during pregnancy. However, fish high in mercury or smoked seafood should be avoided. More »

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The levels in a clam chowder recipe vary depending on the specific recipe, but clams have the third-lowest mercury level of any fish studied by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Clams contain an average mercury leve... More »

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Fish that have the highest concentrations of mercury include mackerel (King), marlin, orange roughy, shark, swordfish and tuna (Bigeye, Ahi). It is advised that pregnant women avoid eating these fish, according to the Na... More »

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