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Unformatted text preview: in great demand for building fetal skeleton and sparing mothers bone mass (rec. amt. stays the same, absorption increases). 5. More iron (150% adult female RDA) absorption also increases, so fetus can create stores of its own; anemia increases risk of LBW or preterm infants; 30 mg.supp. rec. during second and third trimesters. 6. Flouride supp. for those without fluoridated water...
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course NURS 220 taught by Professor Mercer during the Fall '09 term at South Carolina.
- Fall '09