Pregnancy and Childbirth

Disclaimer: This information should not be considered as medical advice. It is not to be used in place of a visit with a doctor, nurse or other healthcare professional. If you have questions about your individual medical situation, please consult with your healthcare professional.
For questions about the Jewish General Hospital's Family Birthing Centre, please call 514-340-8277

Canadian Resources

CIUSSS West Central Montreal's  Côte-des-Neiges Birthing Centre (IN FRENCH ONLY)

Government of Quebec

Government of Canada

Canadian Paediatric Society -  Caring for Kids - Pregnancy & Babies

Women's College Hospital in Toronto, Womens Health Matters  - Pregnancy

 BabyCenter Canada, practical advice from expert sources, such as obstetricians, pediatricians, doctors, midwives and fellow parents.

The Best Start Resource Centre, Ontario's Maternal Newborn and Early Child Development Resource Centre, by Health Nexus -  Information about pregnancy, from the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Other Resources

MedlinePlus, from the US National Library of Medicine, from the US Department of Health and Human Services -  Pregnancy, from the American Academy of Family Physicians -  Pregnancy & Childbirth

eMedicineHealth, US first aid and consumer health information site written by physicians for patients and consumers) -  Pregnancy Center

eMed TV, content created by healthcare professionals on staff at the privately held US software and services company

UpToDate, evidence-based clinical decision support reference - For Advanced Users -  Pregnancy and Childbirth 


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