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Family-Centred Maternity and Newborn Care: National Guidelines

Chapter 5: Postpartum Care and Chapter 7: Loss and Grief of the Family-Centred Maternity and Newborn Care: National Guidelines.  The Guidelines are dedicated to improving and creating consistency in maternal and newborn health and to inform evidence-based practice across Canada. The aim of the guidelines is to positively impact health from preconception to postpartum, and throughout the lifecourse of children, women and families.

Released today are:

You can access the PDFs of previously released chapters and related factsheets/infographics online.

Over the next year, the Public Health Agency of Canada will be releasing the remaining chapters. 

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