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Points of Prevention

pregnancyPreparing for a healthy baby should start well before conception and continue throughout pregnancy.  This is important because many birth defects occur very early in pregnancy, often before a woman even knows she is pregnant.  Although the cause of many birth defects are not known, there are Points of Prevention or steps women can take to increase the probability of having a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby.  Click on the links to the left to learn more.


Last Updated:   7/22/14