Educational Materials

Preventing Preterm Birth

Please click on the links below to view educational resources related to preventing preterm births.

  • Preventing Preterm Birth - from the University of Washington Center Medical Center
    Recognizing preterm labor and prevening preterm birth are key issues to starting your baby or babies off as healthy as possible.
  • March of Dimes Minnesota - state website of the national organization has numerous resources on preventing preterm birth as well as birth defects.
  • Information on folic acid to prevent birth defects such as neural tube defects is also available on the March of Dimes website.


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For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats please contact the Minneapolis Health Department at 612-673-2301 or People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000. TTY users call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.
Para asistencia 612-673-2700 - Rau kev pab 612-673-2800 - Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.


Last updated Jun 24, 2016