Knowledge , Attitude and Practice of Maternal and Child Food-Based Dietary Guidelines among Pregnant Women in Urban Slum of Lagos State

@inproceedings{Ga2016KnowledgeA,
  title={Knowledge , Attitude and Practice of Maternal and Child Food-Based Dietary Guidelines among Pregnant Women in Urban Slum of Lagos State},
  author={Okunaiya Ga and Fadupin Gt and D Oladeji},
  year={2016}
}
  • Okunaiya Ga, Fadupin Gt, Oladeji D
  • Published 2016
Adequate nutrition is an important factor for health and well-being of the mother and child during and after pregnancy. However, studies on the influence of the Nigeria’s national dietary food guidelines on health and nutritional status of pregnant women, especially, in poor-settings are sparse. The study assessed knowledge, attitude and practice of Food-Based Dietary Guidelines (FBDG) among pregnant women in urban slum of Lagos state. A total of 430 consenting pregnant women attending five… CONTINUE READING