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Web SiteBirthright International
http://www.birthright.org/en
Birthright International is an independent, nonprofit group that provides resources and support for pregnant teens. It has local chapters throughout the U.S. and Canada. It is not affiliated with any religious or governmental organization.

OrganizationAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
http://www.acog.org
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 SitePregnancy on Womenshealth.gov
http://womenshealth.gov/pregnancy/index.html
Helping pregnant women learn what they can do before, during, and after pregnancy to give babies a healthy start to life.

OrganizationMaternal and Child Health Bureau
http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov
This U.S. government agency is charged with promoting and improving the health of mothers and children.

Web SitePlanned Parenthood Info for Teens
http://www.plannedparenthood.org/info-for-teens/
This site from the Planned Parenthood Federation of America has information on relationships and sexual health for teens.

Web SiteMyPlate for Moms
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/mypyramidmoms
MyPlate for Moms tailors the USDA's food guide to suit the individual needs of pregnant and nursing women.

Web SiteSidelines National Support Network
http://www.sidelines.org
Sidelines is a network of support groups across the country for women and families experiencing complicated pregnancies.