Choose from the title list or browse through the materials below.
Decreasing Risk for Gestational Diabetes Toolkit
WIC New Mexico, in partnership with the University of New Mexico Project ECHO, developed a program designed to decrease the risk of women developing GDM.
Eating Right During Pregnancy
- This 4-page handout from New Jersey provides nutrition-related tips and
guidance for pregnant women. The handout is also available in Spanish.
Prenatal Weight Gain Grids
Developed by North Carolina to incorporate the 2009 IOM recommendations.
Developed by Public Health Foundation WIC in California. The purpose of the CARE Project (Cease Alcohol Related Exposure) is to improve the quality of education for pregnant women related to alcohol consumption
Smoking during Pregnancy, Understanding the risks
Developed by Iowa WIC in conjunction with the Tobacco Bureau, this fact sheet explains how tobacco negatively affects a baby, all the risks associated with smoking during pregnancy, and defines secondhand smoke. It also provides tips on how to quit smoking. This fact sheet (in PDF version) can be downloaded in both English and Spanish.
Stay Healthy for Your Baby
Developed by Iowa WIC to address the importance of talking with pregnant women about avoiding alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs during pregnancy. In English and Spanish.
What You need to Know about PICA
Developed by South Carolina. Available in English and Spanish.
Your Body, Your Mind: Caring for Yourself After Pregnancy Loss
Nevada WIC has developed educational materials for women whose pregnancy did not result in an infant to take home from the hospital. The brochure covers nutrition, physical activity, suppressing lactation, emotional health, when to seek professional help, and a list of national resources.