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Foods To Avoid in Pregnancy
- cheese, fish, hamburgers, coffee, and then some...

links of interest

websites for researching information: - WebMD - general health information - U.S. National Library and National Institutes of Health- medical information search engine

governing bodies in their respective fields: - Lamaze International - information on the Lamaze philosophy - American Medical Association - American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Academy of Pediatrics - American Association of Physician Assistants - -International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners - International Lactation Consultant Association - La Leche League International - American Red Cross

breastfeeding websites: - “What Every Mom Needs To Know” - World Health Organization - information on Child Health - March of Dimes - pregnancy and newborn health education center - USDA - pyramid for pregnancy and breastfeeding needs - U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services - the federal government source for women’s health information - Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine - a worldwide organization of physicians dedicated to the promotion, protection, and support of breastfeeding - World Alliance for Breastfeeding - protecting, promoting, and supporting breastfeeding worldwide - UNICEF - Breastfeeding Initiatives Exchange - United States Breastfeeding Committee - promoting, supporting and protecting breastfeeding in the US -

resourceful information: - Organization of Teratology Information Specialists - fact sheets on exposures of concern during pregnancy or breastfeeding - Consumer Product Safety Commission - Look for recalls or product safety - Food and Drug Administration - promoting and protecting your health - Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association - check the safety of juvenile products

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