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Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007

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Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007
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Nutrition programs that tend to improve pregnancy outcomes include the services of nutrition assessment and counseling based on the results of the assessment.

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__ False

Summary Introduction

To examine: Whether the statement “Nutrition programs that tend to improve pregnancy outcomes include the services of nutrition assessment and counseling based on the results of the assessment” is true or false.

Introduction: Pregnancy is an important phase in the life of both mother and fetus. Inadequate nutrition during this period can result in an increased risk of growth and developmental errors in the newborn. A number of programs have been conducted to provide proper education and guidance to pregnant women during their pre- and post-pregnancy. Through these programs, the benefits of nutritional and healthy food have been discussed in order to ensure a healthy population growth.

Explanation

Nutrition plays an important role in pregnancy. It determines the overall health of the women and her infant during and post-pregnancy. In women, a good nutritional intake helps in overcoming certain discomforts in pregnancy such as nausea and vomiting. A healthy diet also ensures proper growth of the fetus with decreased risk of developmental errors...

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