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Your public health nurse: How your public health nurse can help you  
Abstract:  This handout describes how a public health nurse can help a woman while she is pregnant and after the baby is born. The public health nurse can provide information, support, and/or referrals for prenatal care, infant care, growth and development, and related issues.
Author: Maternity and Infant Center (MIC)
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2005, January 1, 2005
UWMC Availability:  Maternity and Infant Center (MIC)
General Topics:  Public Health; Pregnancy, Childbirth, & Infant Care
Specific Subject(s):  Home Health Care; Community Resources; Childhood Growth and Development
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Women; Partner; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Easy
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:

Health Online Citation #3035

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