Clinical guidelines on prevention of spontaneous preterm birth
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
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.