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Nutrition and Physical Activity Initiative

The Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (MCAH) Division’s Nutrition and Physical Activity (NUPA) initiative works to make good nutrition and regular physical activity the preferred and easy lifestyle choice for California women of reproductive age and their families. Funded by Title V Maternal and Child Block Grant.

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Healthy Weight for Healthy Birth and Beyond

Maintaining a healthy weight during pregnancy leads to more positive birth outcomes for pregnant people and their babies. Learn how California shapes up in our new Healthy Weight for Birth and Beyond Data Brief.

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