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How To Submit an FOI Request for Maternity BMI Policies

If you’re pregnant or trying to conceive, you might want to know how to submit an FOI request (Freedom of Information) to your local Trust. It’s worth finding out as much as possible about your likely treatment beforehand, and it’s pretty simple to do. A number of Trusts now publish all policies on their website,

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Weight Management In Pregnancy – Nursing Practice

New article on weight management in pregnancy in Nursing Practice magazine: It highlights some interesting points: UK data suggests that between 40-65% of women gain too much weight in pregnancy. International research suggests that women who gain too much weight in pregnancy irrespective of pre-pregnancy BMI, have an increased risk of pre-eclampsia, caesarean section, and

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