Maternal Health Resources
Fit4AllMoms presents these links from recent news articles about maternal health, nutrition, and exercise:
- March of Dimes
Additional information on having and maintaining a healthy pregnancy.
- CDC - Pregnancy
Advice for maintaining a healthy pregnancy. Includes problem prevention, vaccination information,and genetic information.
- NICHD - The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Official Home Page
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Phone: 1-800-370-2943
- Food Pyramid for Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
MyPyramid Plan for Moms and MyPyramid Menu Planner for Moms These interactive tools provide in-depth dietary and healthy menu planning recommendations. Information specifically for moms while pregnant or breastfeeding is provided. Phone: 1-888-7-PYRAMID (888-779-7264)
- National Women's Health Information Center
- HRSA Information Center
Health Resources and Services Administration Information Center Phone: 1-888-ASK-HRSA (888-275-4772)
American Dietetic Association Phone: 1-800-877-1600
- American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
ACOG has patient educational handouts relating to pregnancy nutrition and exercise. Other pregnancy related recommendations and information can be found on this site.