An In-depth Look at the Safety of Eating Placenta [Infographic]

We've been receiving a flurry of questions lately about the safety of ingesting placenta for postpartum support.  We waded through all the research we could get our hands on and put together an infographic to help guide you through the information we found.

Placentophagia

 

Sources cited in the infographic:

Expression of cellular prion protein in the placentas of women with normal and preeclamptic pregnancies – PubMed/NCBI:  http://1.usa.gov/LvmhvX

Placentophagia: A Biobehavioral Enigma:  http://bit.ly/NCSByw

Placentophagia in Humans and Nonhuman Mammals: Causes and Consequences:  http://bit.ly/NCOqD0 (and http://bit.ly/MxTehn)

Factor analysis of essential and toxic elements in human placentas from deliveries in artic and subarctic areas of Russiaand Norway:  http://bit.ly/MxWtp9

Why eat a placenta?  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/4918290.stm

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One Response to An In-depth Look at the Safety of Eating Placenta [Infographic]

  1. Tabitha August 3, 2014 at 12:52 am #

    Wow… Quite the defensive bit of fear mongering!

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