Improving prenatal nutrition in developing countries: Strategies, prospects, and challenges

Mora, Jose O.; Nestel, Penelope S.
May 2000
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition;May2000 Supplement, Vol. 71, p1353S
Academic Journal
Describes a life cycle approach to improving maternal nutrition, which goes beyond the traditional provision of nutrition services during pregnancy. Risk factors that are present during pregnancy even before childbearing age; Policy actions and components for effective implementation of the program; Problems with health care delivery systems.


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