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Public Health Agency of Canada – Healthy Pregnancy is in Your Hands

Tools, factsheets and links for all Canadians looking for information on preconception health, pregnancy and new parents.

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Infant Growth and Development, Public Health Services

Your baby is growing, changing and learning. Knowing about your baby’s growth and development will help you know what to expect. Some common milestones for different ages are provided on this site.

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Ten Great Reasons to Breastfeed Your Baby

Developed by Health Canada, this booklet will help you to understand the difference breastfeeding makes to the health of both the mother and her baby.

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Ten Valuable Tips to Successful Breastfeeding

Developed by Health Canada, this booklet will provide 10 very helpful tips make your breastfeeding experience more successful and enjoyable.

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Breastfeeding Matters

This booklet will help women and their families explore breastfeeding from prenatal decisions, learning breastfeeding basics to gaining confidence. Topics include: making an informed decision, getting started, learning to breastfeed, common concerns, frequently asked questions and where to get help.

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Learning to Breastfeed Your Baby

This booklet provides an overview about breastfeeding your  baby. Topics include the importance of breastfeeding, learning to breastfeed, getting started and caring for yourself. Information on where to get help in the City of Hamilton is also included.

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