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Improving health for pregnancy

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The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has published Better Beginnings: improving health for pregnancy.  This themed review brings together NIHR research on different aspects of health before, during and after pregnancy.  It covers smoking, healthy diet and weight, alcohol and drugs, mental health, violence against women, and supporting families using multifaceted approaches. It is aimed at healthcare professionals working with women around the time of pregnancy as well as those with a wider interest in women’s and children’s health including commissioners.

To read the full review click here