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OrganizationAmerican Pregnancy Association
http://www.americanpregnancy.orgThis link will open in a new window.
This national organization promotes reproductive and pregnancy wellness.

OrganizationAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
http://www.acog.org/PatientsThis link will open in a new window.
This site offers information on numerous health issues. The women's health section includes readings on pregnancy, labor, delivery, postpartum care, breast health, menopause, contraception, and more.

Web SiteUnited States Department of Health and Human Services
http://www.hhs.gov/This link will open in a new window.
The United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.

OrganizationMaternal and Child Health Bureau
http://www.mchb.hrsa.govThis link will open in a new window.
This U.S. government agency is charged with promoting and improving the health of mothers and children.

Web SiteMyPlate for Moms
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/mypyramidmomsThis link will open in a new window.
MyPlate for Moms tailors the USDA's food guide to suit the individual needs of pregnant and nursing women.

OrganizationNational Association of Childbearing Centers
http://www.birthcenters.orgThis link will open in a new window.
The National Association of Childbearing Centers is an organization that supports the midwifery model of care for expectant parents, birth center professionals, and health policy advocates.