what we know infographic Zika Virus

The Zika virus can be spread from a pregnant woman to her fetus. The CDC has released many guidelines related to this outbreak.

resource manual Substance Use Prevention: Screening, Education and Referral Resource Guide for Local WIC Agencies

FNS has revised a section in Chapter III of the Substance Use Prevention resource guide to reflect the FDA’s Pregnancy and Lactation Labeling Rule (PLLR), effective June 30, 2015. Designed for WIC agency staff to help integrate alcohol, drug and other harmful substance use related information and referral elements into their clinic activities.

booklet cover Give Your Baby a Healthy Start: Tips for Pregnant Women and New Mothers English and Spanish

USDA, Food and Nutrition Service.

Brochure for discussing dangers of smoking, drinking and taking drugs during pregnancy. Also available in Spanish.

pregnancy tip sheet Tips for Pregnant Moms in English and Spanish (PDF | 1.5 MB)

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Based on MyPlate. Includes a daily meal plan and tips for healthy eating and physical activity during pregnancy.

Food Safety for Baby and Me Infographic Food Safety for Baby and Me Infographic

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.

New infographic to share tips facts about food safety during pregnancy for mom and baby.

Pregnancy Registries

DHHS. FDA. Office of Women's Health.

Pregnancy registry studies collect information from women to help learn about the effects of medication use during pregnancy.

next steps to health Next Steps to Health for You and Your Family English and Spanish.

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

This booklet provides information moms need after their babies are born. It shares tips on how to keep mom and baby healthy and prepares mom for her growing family (formerly: After You Deliver). Also in Spanish.

mom and baby 5 Tips for New Moms

Being a new parent is overwhelming; find tips to share with new moms on caring for infants.

Moms' Mental Health Matters

This initiative is designed to educate consumers and health care providers about who is at risk for depression and anxiety during and after pregnancy, the signs of these problems, and how to get help.

Text4baby flyer Text4Baby

USDA. WIC Works Resource System.

The WIC Program is pleased to be a partner in the Text4baby initiative. By distributing text4baby information to WIC offices, it serves to promote the program to individuals working directly with mothers and families.

Food Safety for Moms-To-Be Logo Food Safety for Moms-To-Be

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Food safety information for before, during and after pregnancy. Tools for educators and health professionals.

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