Medical Care During Pregnancy
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC (the national public health institute of the United States) promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
This U.S. government agency is charged with promoting and improving the health of mothers and children.
Zero to Three
Zero to Three is a national nonprofit organization that promotes the health and development of infants and toddlers.
American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM)
The ACNM supports the practice of midwifery through research, accreditation of midwife education programs, and establishment of clinical practice standards.
National Association of Childbearing Centers
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.
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
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.
MyPlate for Moms
MyPlate for Moms tailors the USDA's food guide to suit the individual needs of pregnant and nursing women.
Pregnancy / Womenshealth.gov
Helping pregnant women learn what they can do before, during, and after pregnancy to give babies a healthy start to life.