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  • Search Results 1–10 of 16 Web Pages | Next > | Show All | See Categories and Related Topics Special Populations: Infants's Infants section features topics such as birth defects, child care, and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).... Details >
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    A Parent’s Guide to Newborn Screening  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    This handout supplies information on newborn screening and is written specifically for new and expectant parents. The handout is intended to be given to expectant parents during the third-trimester of... Details >
    Save Babies Through Screening Foundation
    An Easy Guide to Breastfeeding for American Indian and Alaska Native Families
    This publication provides information and encouragement to American Indian and Alaska Native women on breastfeeding. It explains the benefits for baby, mom and society, and also provides frequently as... Details >
    National Women's Health Information Center, Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    Benefits of Comprehensive Newborn Screening  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    Early detection of disorders and conditions detectable through comprehensive newborn screening (CNBS) is vital. Although the newborn screening test detects disorders that cannot be cured, early invent... Details >
    Save Babies Through Screening Foundation
    High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
    Although many pregnant women with high blood pressure have healthy babies without serious problems, high blood pressure can be dangerous for both the mother and the fetus. Preeclampsia is also a facto... Details >
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
    Inducing Labor: American Pregnancy Association  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    Inducing labor is when the birth process is given an artificial start through medical interventions or other methods. This document discusses reasons for, the process of, and expectations for induced ... Details >
    American Pregnancy Association
    InfantSEE™ Program  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    InfantSEE™ is a public health program designed to ensure that eye and vision care becomes an integral part of infant wellness care to improve a child's quality of life. Under this program, which will ... Details >
    American Optometric Association
    Knowledge Path: Spanish-Language Health Resources  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    This knowledge path has been compiled by the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Library at Georgetown University. It points to recent, high-quality Spanish-language health resources for health profession... Details >
    National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health
    Newborn Screening Tests  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    All states screen newborns for certain metabolic birth defects. (Metabolic refers to chemical changes that take place within living cells.) These conditions cannot be seen in the newborn, but can caus... Details >
    March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
    Newborn Screening: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions  External Links Disclaimer Logo
    This page answers to the most frequently asked questions by parents about newborn screening test. The page includes information on what it is, why it is done, how it is performed, and more.... Details >
    Save Babies Through Screening Foundation
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    Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health
    National Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Resource Center, Health Resources and Services AdministrationExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    American Academy of PediatricsExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    Association of Maternal and Child Health ProgramsExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    Children's Defense FundExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis NetworkExternal Links Disclaimer Logo
    International Lactation Consultant AssociationExternal Links Disclaimer Logo

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