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Maternity Information

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Congratulations, you are pregnant! A healthy pregnancy should be the first gift you give your baby.  Although Southern Arizona VA Health Care does not have labor and delivery, our two credentialed OB/GYNs and healthcare team are here to support you throughout your pregnancy. 

Maternity BenefitsMaternity Care Benefits Magazine - Here is a quick guide to all the VA benefits available to you during your pregnancy. Information about choosing a provider, hospital and support for breastfeeding is found here.  Printable Version / Accessible Text Version
 

Pregnancy A to Z Preg A - Z - This Web site provides information about what you and your family can expect throughout your pregnancy and after the birth of your child. The program includes 3-D animations that help you understand the changes going on inside your body, and how your baby is growing. 

Purple book - The "Pregnancy and Childbirth" book has become known as "The Purple Book" for an obvious Reason.  It is designed primarily as a resource for pregnant women but is also a useful tool for obstetric care provides. It provides quality information that can serve as a reference, guide, journal, and springboard for further dicussion and education.