The aim of this programme is to provide evidence-based advice to pregnant women and those wishing to become pregnant.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this programme you should be able to:

  • Discuss the problems associated with fertility
  • Explain the management of chronic medical conditions in pregnancy
  • Specify suitable products (prescription only and over the counter preparations) that may be used to treat established medical conditions and common ailments during pregnancy
  • Highlight the importance of a healthy lifestyle and use of appropriate nutritional supplements prior to conception and during pregnancy