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Nutrition Education Materials Online maternal health resources

Resources are designed to be used by health professionals.

Approved nutrition education materials

Patient education resources

ResourceAuthorComments
Antenatal and infant feeding resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people NEMO Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander group  
Folate Food Standards Australia & New Zealand  
Healthy eating and weight gain during pregnancy NEMO Antenatal group  
Healthy eating for breastfeeding mothers NEMO Antenatal group  
Iron for pregnant women NEMO Antenatal group  
Keeping Healthy with Gestational Diabetes (for Maori and Pacific Islander communities) Access and Capacity-building Team, Metro South HHS This resource was developed through extensive consultation with local community members

Good Start to Life (for Maori and Pacific Islander communities)

  • Be ready to have a baby (Booklet 1)
  • Healthy pregnancy. Healthy Baby (Booklet 2)
  • First year of life (Booklet 3)
  • Healthy kids (Booklet 4)
  • Eating well for a healthy baby (poster)
  • Breastfeeding is awesome (poster)
  • Food and drinks a growing baby needs (poster)
Good Start Program – Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service The Good Start to Life suite of resources promotes optimal maternal and infant nutrition for Maori and Pacific Islander families while including physical activity and other health related practices. These resources were developed through extensive consultation with local community members.
Listeria Food Standards Australia & New Zealand  
Nutrition for vegetarian pregnant & breastfeeding mothers  NEMO Antenatal group  
Nutrition for vegan pregnant & breastfeeding mothers NEMO Antenatal group  
Managing morning sickness NEMO Antenatal group  
Mercury Food Standards Australia & New Zealand  
Gestational diabetes mellitus large file 1MB NEMO Antenatal group  
Gestational diabetes presentation large file 4.2MB NEMO Antenatal group  
Pregnancy weight gain chart for BMI < 25kg/m2 (PDF, 495KB) NEMO Antenatal group  
Pregnancy weight gain chart for BMI > 25kg/m2 (PDF, 499KB) NEMO Antenatal group  

Clinician resources

ResourceAuthorComments
FEEDS Maternity FEEDS  
Gestational Diabetes Mellitus eLearning Series Queensland Health

Modules in the series

  1. Introduction to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
  2. Testing and diagnosis of GDM
  3. Blood Glucose Monitoring - Tests and Technology
  4. Blood Glucose Level Self-Monitoring
  5. Dietary Management of GDM
  6. Physical Activity and GDM
  7. Pharamacological Management of GDM
  8. Self Administration of Insulin Therapy
  9. Antenatal Care
  10. Peripartum and Intrapartum Care
  11. Postpartum Care
  12. Case Studies


Last updated: 29 November 2017