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Author: Dr Helen Crawley
Publisher: First Steps Nutrition Trust
Keywords: guide, practical, pregnancy, healthy, eating
Number of Pages: 94
Published: 2014-03-06
ISBN-10: 1908924187
ISBN-13: 9781908924186

This guide is now available as a free pdf download and provides general advice for health professionals to support all pregnant women about food, nutrition and pregnancy. It includes recipes and meal ideas and will hopefully sit alongside other local public health guidance to provide practical explanation of what ’eating well’ looks like in practice.    As with all our resources the information is in line with current Government policy and has been reviewed by experts in the field.    Contents About this guide 4 PART 1 Advice on eating well in pregnancy 5

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: need, educators, pregnancy, teenage, preventing
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 1990-04
ISBN-10: 1568061625
ISBN-13: 9781568061627

Provides strategies that schools can adopt to discourage adolescent pregnancy. Covers family, media and peer attitudes.

Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Nut
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: pregnancy, summary, report, abuses, nutritional, dietary, practices, alternative
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 1982
eBookDB-ID: NAP:14126

Abstract: A summary report of a workshop proceedings provides specific information on certain nutritional hazards during pregnancy to aid health care personnel in identifying and providing care to individuals who may be at risk during pregnancy, due to such practices. Current knowledge and recent research on 8 practices that provide real or potential risks to pregnanct women are covered: vegetarian diets; pica; caffeine (coffee) ingestion; alcohol ingestion; smoking over-the-counter drugs; and nutrient megadose toxicity. (wz).

Author: Ken Futernick
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: policy, california, public, pregnancy, children, adolescent, care
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 1995-06
ISBN-10: 0788140485
ISBN-13: 9780788140488

California has the highest rate of teenage pregnancies in the nation. The birthrate is increasing, & nearly 1/4th of teen births are repeat births. The majority of fathers of children born to teenagers are adults. This report was a part of a Town Hall meeting to provide a form in which H.S. students, educators & legislators could engage in face-to-face dialogue about problems of mutual concern. Contents: the causes & conditions of adolescent pregnancy (excerpts from Teen Girls Learning to Survive as Moms”, the causes of adolescent pregnancy); public policy in CA & responses to it (prevention

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: diabetes, gestational, understanding
Number of Pages: 47
Published: 1994-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788110578
ISBN-13: 9780788110573

A guide for women who develop diabetes during pregnancy. Discusses symptoms & diagnosis of gestational diabetes; risk factors; tests during pregnancy; risks to & care of the newborn; & daily management, including the use of insulin & blood glucose monitoring. Guidelines are provided for diet & exercise. Includes a glossary & sample forms for recording blood glucose tests & food & exercise information.

Author: World Health Organization. Reproductive Health and
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: guide, essential, practice, care, newborn, childbirth, postpartum, pregnancy
Number of Pages: 185
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 924159084X
ISBN-13: 9789241590846

This guide provides a full range of updated, evidence-based norms and standards that will enable health care providers to give high quality care during pregnancy, delivery and in the postpartum period, considering the needs of the mother and her newborn baby. All recommendations are for skilled attendants working at the primary level of health care, either at the facility or in the community. They apply to all women attending antenatal care, in delivery, postpartum or post abortion care, or who come for emergency care, and to all newborns at birth and during the first week of life (or later) f

Author: Tamar Nordenberg
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: contraceptive, choices, guide, pregnancy, unintended, protecting
Number of Pages: 18
ISBN-10: 1422326071
ISBN-13: 9781422326077
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