Expecting & New Parents

new mother with infant

New parents have a lot to consider when it comes to their child's health. Find information and resources to help new and expecting parents keep the youngest Vermonters healthy and safe.

Information for You

Children can come in contact with lead in many ways. Exposure to lead can slow down growth, development, and learning and can cause behavior problems in children.

Schools play a critical role in promoting the health of young people and helping them establish lifelong healthy behaviors, from early child care through college.

Choosing to immunize is one of the most important decisions you will make to protect not only your children and family, but your community

Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can have a serious impact on a person’s health if left untreated

Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis A is a highly contagious liver infection caused by the hepatitis A virus (HAV)

Coliform bacteria are one of the most common water contamination problems in private water systems in Vermont and throughout the U.S.

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