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Bedbugs: What you need to know  
Abstract: This handout gives basic information about bedbugs -- what they look like, where they are most often found, and what to do if you think you may have them in your house.
Author: Dermatology Center/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2010
Revised Date: 11/2010
Car seat safety: Checklist and safety tips  
Abstract: This handout provides a checklist to use when making sure a car seat is safe for a baby. It offers basic tips to help parents install a car seat properly. Photos illustrating correct use of car seats are included. This document is a chapter in two birth books: "Pregnancy and Giving Birth" and "Caring for Yourself and Your New Baby."
Author: Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2005
Revised Date: 9/2016
Childbirth education classes  
Abstract: This handout provides information on classes for expectant families offered at UWMC. Included are Childbirth Preparation Series, Labor and Birth Mini-Series, Expecting Multiples, Better Birth Refresher, Working with Labor Pain, Preventing Preterm Birth, Breastfeeding Basics, Newborn Care and Life with Baby, Newborn Care for Adoptive Families, Conscious Fathering, Babysafe with Infant CPR, and Sibling Preparation classes. These classes are offered in collaboration with Parent Trust for Washington State Children.
Author: Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
Revised Date: 3/2016
If you have a high-risk pregnancy: We're here to help  
Abstract: This brochure for women with high-risk pregnancies explains helpful services and service providers at the Maternal and Infant Care Clinic at University of Washington Medical Center. It includes information about what a high-risk pregnancy is and what to expect at a clinic visit.
Author: Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2014
Revised Date: 10/2014
Rabies: Protecting yourself when you travel  
Abstract: This handout explains what rabies is. It includes information about how travelers can protect themselves, and what to do after exposure to the virus.
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
Revised Date: 4/2011
Safe home: When you bring your baby home  
Abstract: This handout gives tips to help make sure your home is safe for your baby. It includes security around strangers and safety in the crib, in the bathtub, in the kitchen. It also gives tips for fire safety, air safety, and how to instruct babysitters for safe care of your infant.
Author: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2015
Revised Date: 8/2015
Safe travel: Helpful tips  
Abstract: This handout gives helpful tips on how to stay safe and healthy while traveling. Included are a list of medicines to take, and what to include in a "traveler's medical kit."
Author: Family Medicine Center-RII
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
Revised Date: 4/2011
Your personal safety: For you and your baby  
Abstract: This handout about domestic violence offers questions to women to help them think about their home situation. It also provides tips and resources to keep safe. This document is a chapter in the birth book "Pregnancy and Giving Birth."
Author: Maternity and Infant Center (MIC)
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2003
Revised Date: 12/2012

 
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