Social inequalities, health and nutrition situation among European children

Aileen Robertson

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    Need for a more coordinated nutrition approach to maternal & young child services within EU: decrease risk of childhood obesity; improve maternal and child health; & reduce social gradient and disparities in disadvantaged groups. Obesity before pregnancy (monitor pre-pregnancy obesity); excessive Gestational Weight Gain – (monitor rates of GWG - new European recommendations needed? ) Increased risk of Small- or Large-for-Gestational Age and birth weights (monitor low and high birth-weight by SES) Ability to breastfeed (monitor breastfeeding by SES) complementary feeding – taste development & increased risk of obesity, micronutrient deficiency & NCDs (monitor complementary feeding practices). Obese mothers, with low SES, likely to transfer intergenerational risks of obstetric complications and poor generational health & socio-economic development
    Publikationsdato24 nov. 2017
    StatusUdgivet - 24 nov. 2017
    BegivenhedJoint Action in Nutrition and Physical Activity (JANPA) Final Conference - Paris, Frankrig
    Varighed: 24 nov. 201724 nov. 2017


    KonferenceJoint Action in Nutrition and Physical Activity (JANPA) Final Conference


    • Sundhed, ernæring og livskvalitet