A woman’s nutritional needs change during pregnancy. A pregnant woman must find the necessary nutrients in her diet for the development of the fetus.
Help and resources
A free screening test assesses the risk that the baby suffers from trisomy 21. Trisomy 21, also known as Down’s syndrome, affects the child’s intellectual development.
Trisomy 21 Prenatal Screening Program of Québec
Description of the program and screening test
If you are pregnant and have an STBBI, treatments can limit or eliminate risks for you and your child.
Sexually Transmitted and Blood-borne Infections (STBBIs) and Pregnancy
Transmission, consequences, testing and treatment of STBBIs
Midwives are health professionals who provide care during pregnancy, delivery and for up to 6 weeks after birth.
Information about the service
Last update: January 12, 2018 11:19 AM
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