Effect of Mother's Dietary Intake on Birth Weight of Newborn


Affiliations

  • Central Institute of Post Harvest Engg. & Tech., FG&OP Division, Ludhiana, Pb, 141 004, India
  • Banaras Hindu University, Department of PSM, IMS, Varanasi, UP, 221 005, India
  • Banaras Hindu University, Department of Home Science, Varanasi, UP, 221 005, India

Abstract

As pregnancy imposes a great strain it is essential as well as important that mother leads healthy life throughout child bearing stage. One of the major factors that promotes the health and well being of the mother is wholesome and nourishing diet. WHO signified that a women's normal nutritional requirements increase during pregnancy to meet the needs of the growing foetus and of the maternal tissues associated with pregnancy.

Subject Discipline

Health Care and Hospital Management

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