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Science Updates

Clinical guidelines on prevention of spontaneous preterm birth (NEW!)

The French College of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians (CNGOF) reviewed existing evidence and guidelines from worldwide health authorities and published clinical guidelines on preventing spontaneous preterm birth. Cessation of smoking and diet rich in fruit, vegetables and whole grains are recommended.

Recommendation statement on folic acid supplementation (NEW!)

The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) reaffirms its recommendation on folic acid supplementation. All women who are planning to get pregnant or capable of pregnancy are advised to take a daily supplement with 0.4 to 0.8 mg of folic acid.

Resources

CNAG vitamin D and calcium intake calculator (NEW!)

  • An interactive tool developed for parents to calculate daily vitamin D and calcium intake of their child

Picky Eating eBook

Practical tips to overcome picky eating behaviours by Kate Di Prima, an accredited practicing dietitian specializing in Paediatrics and a spokesperson for the Dietitians Association of Australia.