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Before Pregnancy - Preconception Health

Provides an overview of preconception health and health care and its importance for women, babies, men and families; healthy habits for women; action steps for women to help them get ready for the healthiest pregnancy possible; and links to several other related resources, such as Zika virus, safe medication use in pregnancy, and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.

This site also offers an image library for the following preconception topics:

  • Women Who Want to Become Pregnant
  • Women Who Do Not Want to Become Pregnant
  • Hugging
  • Nutrition
  • Physical Activity
  • Visiting the Doctor

This site is available in Spanish.

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