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Pregnant women in Scotland to be offered free vitamins

BMJ 2016; 353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i3129 (Published 02 June 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;353:i3129
  1. Bryan Christie
  1. Edinburgh

Every pregnant woman in Scotland is to be offered free vitamin supplements from next year as part of a drive to improve the health of mothers and babies. It will make Scotland the only part of the United Kingdom where such support is universally available.

The announcement is part of a package of measures designed to …

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