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Key messages to share with women planning a pregnancy, and pregnant and breastfeeding women.

Last Updated: Jun. 28, 2022
Date Published: Feb. 4, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis and pregnancy, preconception, pregnant, pregnancy, breastfeeding
Federal

If you missed certain vaccines before or during pregnancy, you should get them after your baby is born. This will lower the chance that you'll get a vaccine-preventable disease and spread it to your baby. This is especially important while your baby is too young to receive certain vaccines.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Sep. 22, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Vaccines, pregnancy, vaccination, after, vaccinated, COVID-19, tests, pharmacies, symptoms
Federal

Before becoming pregnant, talk to your health care provider or local public health authority to make sure your vaccines are up to date. Some vaccines are generally not recommended during pregnancy. Live vaccines such as MMR (mumps, measles and rubella) and chicken pox (varicella) should be given at least 4 weeks before becoming pregnant.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 1, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Vaccines, pregnancy, vaccination, before, pregnancy, vaccinated, COVID-19, tests, pharmacies
Federal

Advice on pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and having visitors during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last Updated: Oct. 4, 2021
Date Published: Aug. 13, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  pandemic, COVID-19, COVID, coronavirus, Vaccination, National, Advisory, Committee, Immunization
Federal

Vaccinations during pregnancy protect both you and your developing baby from serious infections. They also help protect infants after birth, when they're too young to be vaccinated. If you're pregnant, you should be vaccinated against whooping cough (pertussis) and flu. Talk to your health care provider or local public health authority about making sure your vaccines are up to date.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 22, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Vaccines, mRNA vaccine, hospitalization, pregnancy, vaccination, before pregnancy, vaccinated, COVID-19, tests
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Zika virus symptoms and treatment, prevention and risks, risks during pregnancy, what men need to know, and travel recommendations.

Last Updated: Jan. 13, 2020
Date Published: Dec. 24, 2019
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Zika virus, pregnancy, prevention, Zika risks, travel advice
Federal

These resources help to improve the health of mothers, newborns and families in Canada.

Last Updated: Feb. 4, 2020
Date Published: Dec. 5, 2017
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Mothers, newborns, families, breastfeeding, birth, labour, maternity, preconception health
Federal

Number of deaths caused by pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium, by age group and sex, 2000 to most recent year.

Last Updated: Jan. 17, 2023
Date Published: Jan. 24, 2022
Organization: Statistics Canada
Formats: XML CSV HTML
Keywords:  causes of death, health, life expectancy and deaths, mortality (deaths), other content related to pregnancy and births, population and demography, pregnancy and births, table
Federal

Get the current facts about using cannabis for non-medical purposes during pregnancy and the health effects it can cause a growing child.

Last Updated: Jun. 28, 2022
Date Published: Feb. 4, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  using cannabis, using-cannabis before-or-during pregnancy
Federal

Get the current facts about using cannabis for non-medical purposes during pregnancy and the health effects it can cause a growing child.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, cannabis use, cannabis health effects and risks, using cannabis before or during pregnancy
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