Food Safety for Moms-to-Be Toolkit


Food Safety for Moms-to-Be Toolkit


This educational kit is intended for nurses, midwives, and other educators who make presentations on food safety for pregnant women. The materials are available in English and Spanish.

The tool kit contains the following materials:

  • Educator’s resource guide
    • Pregnancy and foodborne illness: Frequently asked questions
    • Four simple steps to food safety
    • Foodborne risks for moms-to-be
    • Special precautions for moms-to-be
    • Presentation materials
  • PowerPoint presentation slides and talking points
  • Presentation tips
  • Poster
  • Flyer
  • Video
  • Additional handouts


Food and Drug Administration Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition

Funding Sources:

Food and Drug Administration (U.S.)


Release Date: 2005
Review Date: 2009
Recent Summary: August 2010
Original Summary: September 2007
Last Updated: 08/25/10

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