Improving Maternal and Infant Nutrition: A Framework for Action was published in January 2011. It is a framework for action which can be taken by NHS Boards, local authorities and others to improve the nutrition of pregnant women, babies and young children. It is the first framework which looks at the nutrition of mothers before and during pregnancy, supports and promotes the benefits of breastfeeding and the importance of a healthy diet throughout early childhood.
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