PIPC Pregnancy Health Info


New Links/Handouts:

This is the information we share with our patients

Choose to be Smoke Free  a new program paired with the Public Health Unit to provide counselling and free medication for you and your partner to be smoke free.

What to Do if You Think You are in Labour

Birth Plans

Bladder Infections in Pregnancy

Caffeine Intake

Calcium Supplementation

Care After Having a Cesarean Section

Comfort Measures during Labour


Constipation Relief

Epidural Anaesthesia in Obstetrics

Fifth's Disease: Parvo virus 19 

Group B Streptococcus

High Blood Pressure during Pregnancy (PIH) 

Monitoring BP at Home

Hypothyroidism: The Basics and the Advanced 

Induction of Labour

Integrated Prenatal Screening 

Check at your first prenatal appointment  as soon as you are pregnant

Many of these tests need to be started at 11 weeks!

Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT):

Harmony     Panorama

Low Iron

Iron Rich Recipes

Kick Counts

Leg Cramps

Marijuana Use

Understanding Miscarriage

Miscarriage Treatment Options

Pre-eclampsia: The Basics

PRHC Birthing pre-admission form: print it off and bring to PIPC reception filled out and we will send it to PRHC

Quitting Smoking


Rh Factor

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Section (VBAC)

Vitamin B12

Weight Gain

© Eleanor Hartwick 2011