Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/69399
Title:
Maternal health & well-being project
Authors:
Steen, Mary
Abstract:
It is important that women receive information and advice about normal birth practices and healthy lifestyles. In the United Kingdom,the Royal College of Midwives Campaign for Normal Birth, ‘aims to inspire and support normal birth practice’(RCM, 2005) and the Department of Health has acknowledged that ‘Healthy mothers are key for giving healthy babies a healthy start in life’.(DoH, 2004) This presentation describes a holistic health and fitness programme specifically designed to raise awareness of the health benefits of normal birth and the general health and wellbeing of women, their babies and their families.
Affiliation:
University of Central Lancashire/Royal College of Midwives/Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Citation:
Paper presented at the 124th Annual Conference of the Royal College of Midwives in Torquay UK, 8-12 May 2006
Journal:
Conference presentation
Issue Date:
12-May-2006
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10034/69399
Type:
Presentation
Language:
en
Appears in Collections:
Health and Social Care

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorSteen, Mary-
dc.date.accessioned2009-05-29T15:50:48Z-
dc.date.available2009-05-29T15:50:48Z-
dc.date.issued2006-05-12-
dc.identifier.citationPaper presented at the 124th Annual Conference of the Royal College of Midwives in Torquay UK, 8-12 May 2006en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10034/69399-
dc.description.abstractIt is important that women receive information and advice about normal birth practices and healthy lifestyles. In the United Kingdom,the Royal College of Midwives Campaign for Normal Birth, ‘aims to inspire and support normal birth practice’(RCM, 2005) and the Department of Health has acknowledged that ‘Healthy mothers are key for giving healthy babies a healthy start in life’.(DoH, 2004) This presentation describes a holistic health and fitness programme specifically designed to raise awareness of the health benefits of normal birth and the general health and wellbeing of women, their babies and their families.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subjectantenatal and postnatal exercisesen
dc.subjectholistic health programmeen
dc.subjectmaternal healthen
dc.subjectmaternal wellbeingen
dc.subjectPilatesen
dc.subjectnormal birth practicesen
dc.subjectlow-impact exercisesen
dc.subjectpositive birthen
dc.titleMaternal health & well-being projecten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Central Lancashire/Royal College of Midwives/Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trusten
dc.identifier.journalConference presentationen
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