ISSN Print: 1949-4998    ISSN Online: 1949-5005

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Maternal & Child Nutrition and Health

    Maternal & child nutrition and health is about researching pre-conceptual nutrition, antenatal and postnatal maternal nutrition, women's nutrition throughout their reproductive years, and fetal, neonatal, infant and child nutrition.

    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on Maternal & Child Nutrition and Health. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Breastfeeding
    • Nutrition and risk of disease
    • Maternal nutritional factors
    • Food allergies
    • Diet quality and Nutrients
    • Growth and deficiencies
    • Maternal obesity and infant outcomes
    • Health eating in pregnancy
    • Weight control and risk factors
    • Body mass index
    • Gestational diabetes
    • Food, nutritional status and reproductive performance
    • Fetal weight and neonatal weight
    • Nutritional status and support
    • Nutritional element analysis

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.

    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Maternal & Child Nutrition and Health should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    August 27th, 2019

    Publication Date

    October 2019

    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at

    Health Editorial Office