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

As many as one in five women suffer from symptoms of depression and anxiety before, during, or after pregnancy, making this one of the most common complications of pregnancy.

Dental health is especially important for pregnant women because the bacteria that cause dental decay can be spread from mom to baby unknowingly.

The Vermont Adult Tobacco Survey is a telephone survey of Vermont adults (18+).

Children interact with our environment much differently than adults do and continue to grow and develop, which is why children’s environmental health is so important.

Benzene is the name of an aromatic hydrocarbon, C6H6. In liquid form, benzene is clear, colorless, and flammable.

For most school children and staff, the second largest contributor to their radon exposure is likely to be their school.

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