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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 124
Published: 15 June 2022
10.1159/000516720
EISBN: 978-3-318-06296-0
... Nutrition Pregnancy Lactation Key Messages To meet the nutritional needs of pregnancy and lactation, women should be encouraged to consume a wide variety of nutritious foods. Additional needs for protein and some vitamins and minerals may be met by additional servings of foods...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 94
Published: 09 June 2020
10.1159/000505577
EISBN: 978-3-318-06685-2
... Abstract Lactation is a defining characteristic of all mammals, and, indeed, mammals draw their name from mammae, or mammary glands. The evolution of mammary glands has been the subject of debate since Charles Darwin. The purpose of this brief review is not to examine all past theories...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 94
Published: 09 June 2020
10.1159/000505211
EISBN: 978-3-318-06685-2
... Abstract The development of the mammary glands and the process of lactation is an integral component of mammalian evolution, and suckling has been essential for the survival of the neonates of most mammalian species. The colostrum and milk, the major products of lactation, contain a wealth...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 94
Published: 09 June 2020
10.1159/000505425
EISBN: 978-3-318-06685-2
... The information summarized in the various comprehensive presentations in this workshop represented a diverse spectrum of historical, evolutionary, and functional aspects of mammalian lactation and the process of breastfeeding. This workshop was dedicated to Prof. Lars A. Hanson (MD, PhD...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 113
Published: 17 April 2015
10.1159/000367872
EISBN: 978-3-318-02691-7
... Pregnancy Lactation Gestational weight gain Nutrient requirements, during pregnancy, lactation Supplements Key Messages • Appropriate gestational weight gain is determined by the pre-pregnancy body mass index • Most nutritional requirements of most pregnant and lactating women...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 111
Published: 18 November 2014
10.1159/000362299
EISBN: 978-3-318-02667-2
... Pregnancy Lactation Weight gain Iron deficiency Supplements Hypertension Gestational diabetes Key Messages • Target women to prevent both insufficient and excessive weight gain. • Provide prenatal dietary supplementation for nutritionally at-risk mothers to reduce perinatal...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 67
Published: 15 February 2011
10.1159/000325571
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9587-2
... and women during pregnancy and lactation. Animal milk is a rich source of calcium and, in countries where milk is fortified with vitamin D, a contributor to dietary vitamin D intake. Current evidence indicates that, in the human, there are physiological mechanisms that support the necessary calcium fluxes...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 66
Published: 22 July 2010
10.1159/000318945
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9455-4
... Abstract Progress in research on human lactation and breast milk has advanced our knowledge about the significance of breast milk for the recipient infant and the effects of various components on long-term outcomes. Recent findings have expanded our knowledge in this area. Several growth...
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Series: Forum of Nutrition
Volume: 53
Published: 05 August 1996
10.1159/000425428
EISBN: 978-3-318-03611-4
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 36
Published: 05 January 1981
10.1159/000393154
EISBN: 978-3-318-04220-7
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Series: Modern Problems in Paediatrics
Volume: 15
Published: 03 January 1975
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Series: Bibliotheca Gynaecologica
Volume: 8
Published: 30 November 1947
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