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Women's compliance with nutrition and lifestyle recommendations before pregnancy: general population cohort study.

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OBJECTIVE: To examine the extent to which women planning a pregnancy comply with recommendations for nutrition and lifestyle. DESIGN: Prospective cohort study. SETTING: Southampton, United Kingdom. PARTICIPANTS: 12 445 non-pregnant women aged 20-34 recruited to the Southampton Women's Survey through general practices, 238 of whom became pregnant within three months of being interviewed. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Folic acid supplement intake, alcohol consumption, smoking, diet, and physical activ...

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10.1136/bmj.b481

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
338
Issue:
7694
Pages:
b481
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:94fa8054-d6b0-40c3-ac63-e26f9c9e24cb
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125644
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pubs:125644

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