World Health Organisation report on good maternal nutrition

18 July 2016
Cover of the World Health Organisation report on maternal nutrition

This comprehensive report from the World Health Organisation summarises the latest research on maternal nutrition and why the best start to life begins with the mother's diet.

The Good Maternal Nutrition: The Best Start to Life report covers:

  • A summary of the results of a systemic review of the most recent evidence on maternal nutrition, the prevention of obesity and non-communicable diseases
  • A review of existing recommendations for nutrition, physical activity, and weight gain during pregnancy in European countries
  • A list of possible actions for European countries to explore.

You can read the full report here.