Maternal and Infant Health
Health of the mother and child during pregnancy and the first years of life are crucial to healthy growth and development. This period begins prior to conception, through pregnancy, birth, post-partum period, infancy, and the first few years of early childhood. Pregnancy and childbirth have an important impact on the physical, mental, emotional and socioeconomic health of women and their families. We offer expertise and resources related to maternal and infant health.
PHO Grand Rounds: Making the case for chronic disease prevention: updated indicators and resources from a new CCO-Public Health Ontario report
The report provides data and evidence to support health system planning, policy and program development for chronic disease prevention to increase health equity in Ontario.