Prenatal calorie restricted diet.
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Prenatal calorie restricted diet. by R. M. Downey

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Published by Dept. of the Air Force, Headquarters, US Air Force] in [Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Diet.,
  • Pregnancy -- Nutritional aspects.

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SeriesAFP -- 166-21., Air Force pamphlet -- AFP 166-21.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Air Force.
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17546131M

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