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The Women's and Children's Hospital is located on the traditional lands for the Kaurna people, and we respect their spiritual relationship with their Country. We also acknowledge that the Kaurna people are the custodians of the Adelaide region, and that their cultural and heritage beliefs are still as important to the living Kaurna people today.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices and names of people who have passed away.

Nutrition Resources for Women

Nutrition resources on pregnancy and breastfeeding, gestational diabetes, and other issues affection women's health.

Gestational diabetes




Pregnancy and breastfeeding


  • High Fibre Diet for Women – Fact sheet
    Fibre is an important part of a healthy diet. Adults who have a low fibre diet are at risk of poor bowel health or associated problems, such as constipation or haemorrhoids. Adequate dietary fibre can reduce your risk of developing problems such as high cholesterol, heart disease, bowel cancers and diabetes.