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

Start your prenatal care as soon as you know you are pregnant. Getting regular checkups with your health care provider will help you have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby.

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Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis B is a contagious disease caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV)

Wild parsnip is very common in many parts of Vermont. Coming in contact with wild parsnip sap can cause burns.

Implementing lead safety into school renovation plans is an important step to lower the overall risk of being exposed to lead.

Most birth defects are thought to be caused by a complex mix of factors, including a person’s genes, behaviors, and things in the environment.

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