Resources

Pregnancy

Telehealth Ontario (1-866-797-0000): https://www.ontario.ca/page/get-medical-advice-telehealth-ontario

Medications and Drugs During Pregnancy: https://www.pregnancyinfo.ca/your-pregnancy/healthy-pregnancy/medications-and-drugs-during-pregnancy/ (The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada)

Pregnancy and Life With a New Baby Aren’t Always What You Expect: https://resources.beststart.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/M03-E.pdf (Best Start)
 
Rh Factor & Immune Globulin Patient Information (St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital)
 
Labour & Delivery

Labour 101: https://www.pregnancyinfo.ca/birth/labour/labour-101/ (The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada)

Induction: https://www.pregnancyinfo.ca/birth/labour/induction/ (The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada)

After Baby is Born

After-birth care for you and your baby: http://www.bcwomens.ca/our-services/labour-birth-post-birth-care/after-the-birth#During--your--hospital--stay (BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre)

Postpartum care: http://www.kgh.on.ca/obstetrical-care/types-care-available/postpartum-care (Kingston General Hospital)

 
Instructions Not Included: https://www.swpublichealth.ca/InstructionsNotIncluded (Southwestern Public Health)
 
 
What to Expect in the First 3 Months: https://resources.beststart.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/K82-E.pdf (Best Start)
 
 
24 Hour Cribside Assistance: https://www.newdadmanual.ca/
 
Colic and Crying: https://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/colic_and_crying (Canadian Pediatric Society)
 
Infant Formula: What You Need to Know: https://resources.beststart.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/B19-E.pdf (Best Start)
 
Postpartum Discharge Guide: https://womanshospital.com/dotAsset/4ce953d1-ec8f-4f3f-bcf8-2f88cfa3978d.pdf (The Woman's Hospital of Texas)
 

Postpartum Instructions: https://www.womenscare.com/obstetrics/postpartum/ (Women's Care Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Postpartum Depression: https://cmha.ca/documents/postpartum-depression#.WMrVm2_ytpg (Canadian Mental Health Association)
 
 
Management of Fever in Children (St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital)
 
Breastfeeding Resources
 
The Period of PURPLE Crying: http://www.purplecrying.info/
 
Cluster Feeding and Fussy Evenings: https://kellymom.com/parenting/parenting-faq/fussy-evening/ (KellyMom)
 
La Leche League St. Thomas/Elgin: https://www.lllc.ca/lllc-st-thomas-elgin
 
Breastfeeding: https://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/breastfeeding (Canadian Pediatric Society)
 
Breastfeeding Info For Parents: http://www.breastfeedinginfoforparents.ca/
 
Breastfeeding Matters: http://www.breastfeedinginfoforparents.ca/ (Best Start)
 
Breastfeeding Your Newborn: https://kellymom.com/hot-topics/newborn-nursing/ (KellyMom)
 
Breastfeeding – Starting Out Right: https://ibconline.ca/information-sheets/breastfeeding-starting-out-right/ (International Breastfeeding Centre)
 
Breastfeeding Your Late Preterm Baby (34-37 weeks): https://resources.beststart.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/B26-E.pdf (Best Start)
 
Breastfeeding Your Early Preterm Baby (Before 34 weeks):
 
Increasing Low Milk Supply: https://kellymom.com/hot-topics/low-supply/ (KellyMom)
 
Is My Baby Getting Enough Milk? https://www.llli.org/breastfeeding-info/is-baby-getting-enough/ (La Leche League)
 
Breastfeeding Pain: https://www.llli.org/breastfeeding-info/pain-general/ (La Leche League)