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Nutrition education for pregnant women and caretakers of infants : a review of research

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http://handle.nal.usda.gov/10113/47407
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Abstract:
This paper provides an in-depth discussion of nutrition education for pregnant women and caretakers of infants in the United States. The two central research objectives which define the scope of this paper are: (1) Does nutrition education work? What are effective nutrition education interventions? Are these effective methods replicable? What are the successful elements across interventions? and (2) What additional information is needed to develop nutrition education policies and plan effective programs? What additional research, evaluation tools, demonstrations or data are needed?
Author(s):
United States Dept. of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service. Office of Analysis and Evaluation.
Subject(s):
Nutrition , Study and teaching , Pregnancy , Nutritional aspects , Infants , Caregivers , Training of , nutrition , infant nutrition , pregnant women , nutrition education , caregivers
Format:
viii, 77, [45] p. ; 27 cm.
Note:
"Prepared for U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food and Consumer Service, Office of Analysis and Evaluation."
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Food and Consumer Service, Office of Analysis and Evaluation
Year:
1994
Rights:
Works produced by employees of the U.S. Government as part of their official duties are not copyrighted within the U.S. The content of this document is not copyrighted.