Dietary fat intakes for pregnant and lactating women

Members of the Perinatal Lipid Intake Working Group

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Abstract

Consensus recommendations on behalf of the European Commission research projects Perinatal Lipid Metabolism (PeriLip; www.perilip.org) and Early Nutrition Programming (EARNEST; www.metabolic-programming.org), developed jointly with representatives of the Child Health Foundation (Stiftung Kindergesundheit; www.kindergesundheit.de), the Diabetic Pregnancy Study Group (DPSG; www.medfak.uu.se/dpsg), the European Association of Perinatal Medicine (EAPM; www.europerinatal.com), the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN; www.espen.org), the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Committee on Nutrition (ESPGHAN; www.espghan.org), the International Federation of Placenta Associations (IFPA; http://aculeate.hopto.org/IFPA) and the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids (ISSFAL; email www.issfal.org.uk).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)873-877
Number of pages5
JournalBritish Journal of Nutrition
Volume98
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2007

Keywords

  • Arachidonic acid
  • DHA
  • Lipid soluble antioxidants
  • PUFA
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin E

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Nutrition and Dietetics

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