Maternal nutrition and the course of pregnancy: summary report by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Maternal Nutrition.

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StatementCommittee on Maternal Nutrition, Food and Nutrition Board, National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences.
SeriesDHEW publication -- no. (HSA) 75-5600
ContributionsUnited States. Maternal and Child Health Service
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Pagination23 p. ;
Number of Pages23
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Open LibraryOL22428582M

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In the 20 years since publication of the Food and Nutrition Board's landmark report Maternal Nutrition and the course of Pregnancy (NRC, ), fields of nutrition and obstetrics have changed greatly. These changes, many of them stimulated by the report itself and the work of successor committees of the board and of the Institute of Medicine, include expanded private and governmental research efforts, enhanced teaching of perinatal nutrition.

This report was prepared by a Committee of 13 of whom only one belongs to the older school of nutrition workers, Dr. Helen A. Hunscher; all the others are of a younger vintage. In the Preface the Committee says that: "Neonatal and infant death rates in the United States differ greatly in different parts of the country, and the rates for the United States as a whole are higher than.

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