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Nutrition and Physical Activity Page

 

The California Diabetes and Pregnancy Program (CDAPP) Includes guidelines for care on nutrition, physical activity, breastfeeding and weight gain.

The Preconception Health Program works to optimize a woman's health before she gets pregnant. Their innovative new website, Every Woman California, has information for women and for health care providers to support healthy minds, bodies, and environment.

Free, easy-to-read preconception factsheets from Every Women California include guidelines for healthy eating and physical activity.  Available in English and Spanish.
Guide to Healthier Eating (PDF) Opens a new browser window.Spanish (PDF)
Physical Activity Guidelines (PDF)Opens a new browser window.Spanish (PDF)

The Nutrition and Physical Activity (NUPA) Initiative promotes the development of healthcare policies, training and guidelines that support healthy eating and physical activity for all programs, health care providers, schools, childcare centers, and employers.

The Adolescent Family Life Program (AFLP) page provides nutrition, physical activity and breastfeeding guidelines It also features an English and Spanish cookbook  for teens that includes physical activity ideas.

The Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP) provides Steps to Take Program Guidelines (PDF)Opens a new browser window.(pages NUTR-11 through NUTR-38 address prenatal weight gain) and Steps to Take Program Handouts that include prenatal weight gain and breastfeeding guidelines for use by CPSP staff members.

MCAH and CPSP forms including weight gain grids and nutritional assessments.

    Please Note:    For Proper Viewing Please Print CDPH 4472B1, 4472B2, 4472B3 and 4472B4.

CDPH 4472 B1 (PDF)Opens a new browser window.    Prenatal Weight Gain Grid:  Pre-pregnancy Underweight Range

CDPH 4472 B2 (PDF)Opens a new browser window.     Prenatal Weight Gain Grid:  Pre-pregnancy Normal Weight Range

CDPH 4472 B3 (PDF)Opens a new browser window.     Prenatal Weight Gain Grid:  Pre-pregnancy Overweight Range

CDPH 4472 B4 (PDF)Opens a new browser window.     Prenatal Weight Gain Grid:  Pre-pregnancy Obese Weight Range

CDPH 4472 B5 (PDF)Opens a new browser window.     Prenatal Weight Gain Grid:  Pre-pregnancy Normal Weight-Twins Range

CDPH 4472 B6 (PDF)Opens a new browser window.     Prenatal Weight Gain Grid:  Pre-pregnancy Overweight-Twins Range

CDPH 4472 B7 (PDF)Opens a new browser window.     Prenatal Weight Gain Grid:  Pre-pregnancy Obese-Twins Range

 
 
Last modified on: 5/6/2014 2:35 PM