Dietary fat intakes for pregnant and lactating women

Members of the Perinatal Lipid Intake Working Group

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Consensus recommendations on behalf of the European Commission research projects Perinatal Lipid Metabolism (PeriLip; and Early Nutrition Programming (EARNEST;, developed jointly with representatives of the Child Health Foundation (Stiftung Kindergesundheit;, the Diabetic Pregnancy Study Group (DPSG;, the European Association of Perinatal Medicine (EAPM;, the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN;, the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Committee on Nutrition (ESPGHAN;, the International Federation of Placenta Associations (IFPA; and the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids (ISSFAL; email

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


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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Nutrition and Dietetics

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