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Why is prenatal care important?

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Regular appointments with your health care provider throughout your pregnancy are important for the health of you and your baby. In addition to medical care, prenatal care includes education on pregnancy and childbirth, plus counseling and support.

Reviewed by Trina Pagano on October 31, 2018
Reviewed by Trina Pagano on October 31, 2018

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