Moms & Moms-to-Be

Find the resources and support you need for you and baby

Dads, Family & Friends

Learn how you can help women have a healthy pregnancy

Individuals & Organizations

Spread the word and create awareness to save Ohio babies

TOO MANY OHIO BABIES ARE DYING

HELP SUPPORT HEALTHY PREGNANCIES IN OHIO

 

 

TOP PREGNANCY TIPS*

Go to the Doctor

  • Babies born too soon is the #1 cause of baby deaths in Ohio
  • Doctors can find and treat unknown problems
  • Ask about instant health insurance at your first doctor visit

Give Your Baby the Best Chance at a Strong Start

  • Be healthy before pregnancy
  • Talk to your doctor about waiting 18 months between pregnancies
  • Ask your doctor about free, long acting birth control

Join Health Insurance Pregnancy Program

Stop Smoking

  • Smoking while pregnant may cause baby to be born too soon
  • Bad chemicals are passed to your baby
  • It increases chances of birth defects
*These are general recommendations from the Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and are not medical advice. Talk to your doctor about what’s right for you.

YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANY CAN HELP DURING PREGNANCY

Get in touch for the health care you need for you and baby.


Buckeye Health Plan

CareSource

Molina Healthcare

Paramount Advantage

UnitedHealthcare
Community Plan

Ohio Department of Medicaid

Partners

  • Buckeye Health Plan Medicaid Ohio
  • CareSource Medicaid Ohio
  • Molina Medicaid Ohio
  • Paramount Medicaid Ohio
  • Unitedhealthcare Community Plan Ohio Medicaid
  • Ohio Department of Medicaid
  • Find a Black Doctor in Ohio
  • American Academy of Pediatrics