page 1 F requently A sked q uestions U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health http://www.womenshealth.gov 1-800-994-9662 TDD: 1-888-220-5446 Prenatal Care Q: What is prenatal care?
REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH OF WOMEN 105 PUBLIC HEALTH IMPORTANCE Prenatal care has been recognized as the cornerstone of our health-care system for pregnant women since the beginning of the twentieth century.
Prenatal Screening for Infectious Diseases and Opportunities for Prevention StephanieJ. Schrag, DPhil, KathrynE. Arnold, MD, JanetC. Mohle-Boetani, MD , MPH, Ruth Lynfield, MD, ElizabethR.
32 Alcohol Research & Health Prenatal Ex p o s u re to Alcohol Maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects, of which fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is the most devastating.
Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program Orange County Prenatal Protocols: 01/11 2 Acknowledgments Health Net extends gratitude and recognition to the following authors of and contributors to the Assessments, Care Plan, and Protocols, as well as to all the unnamed reviewers, proofreaders and ...
Note: Background, product, and disclaimer information is located at the end of this document. Overview . There are two types of genetic tests that are performed in the preconception and/or prenatal period:
Level II: WIC Certification Program PRENATAL NUTRITION MODULE Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Nutrition Services/WIC Program 4300 Cherry Creek Drive South Denver, Colorado 80246-1530 This module was adapted with permission from the State of California Department of Health ...
Carrier Testing for Cystic Fibrosis Prenatal Diagnosis Center What is Cystic Fibrosis? Cystic fibrosis is one of the most common inherited diseases.
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P renatal Hydrocephalus—A Book for Parents was written by the Hydrocephalus Association, a national nonprofit organi zation founded in San Francisco, Califor nia, in 1983.