Child obesity scheme could target pregnant women

February 2009
Nursing Standard;2/11/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 23, p11
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The article reports that an obesity prevention programme in Great Britain that educates health practitioners in teaching children and their families about healthy eating and lifestyles may be extended to pre-natal services. The director of the Health Exercise Nutrition for the Really Young (HENRY) programme Candida Hunt said that primary care trusts have requested an adaptation of the programme for pregnant women.


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