Understanding the timeline for maternal and infant care from early in pregnancy to well after birth

Dr. Tamika Auguste from MedStar Washington Hospital Center and Dr. Heidi Schumacher of DC OSSE explain how comprehensive wellness before and after pregnancy is important for both the mom and baby, even as young kids prepare for school. They also note how post-partum care is more of a transition to overall wellness. To learn more about resources for families and Mayor Muriel Bowser's National Maternal and Infant Health Summit visit DCMaternalHealth.com. Sponsored by the DC Mayor's Office.
Published: 12:04 PM EDT September 9, 2019
Updated: 12:02 PM EDT September 9, 2019