Health Library

Health Library

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Address:

PO Box 70620

Washington, DC 20024-9998

Phone:

202-638-5577

1-800673-8444

Internet address:

http://www.acog.org

Description of services provided:

The ACOG provides patient information on a variety of obstetric and gynecologic issues.

March of Dimes

Address:

1275 Mamaroneck Avenue

White Plains, NY 10605

Description of services provided:

The March of Dimes provides in-depth information on all types of birth defects. The information offered ranges from detailed fact sheets to personal stories.

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Address:

31 Center Drive

Building 31, Room 2A32

Bethesda, MD 20892-2425

Phone:

1-800-370-2943

Internet address:

https://www.nichd.nih.gov

Description of services provided:

Here you will find the latest research into the causes, treatment, and health effects of preterm labor and delivery.

National Women's Health Resource Center

Address:

PO Box 430

Red Bank, NJ 07701

Phone:

1-877-986-9472

Description of services provided:

This site covers all health topics of interest to women, including an in-depth section on pregnancy.

Sidelines High-risk Pregnancy Support

Address:

PO Box 1808

Laguna Beach, CA 92652

Phone:

1-888-447-4754

Internet address:

http://www.sidelines.org

Description of services provided:

Sidelines provides information and support (via email or phone) for women with high-risk pregnancies. Articles cover premature labor, bed rest, and related topics.

Last reviewed March 2015 by Michael Woods, MD

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