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Healthy Pregnancy

Tools & Research


  • 5 July 2016 Update on Zika Virus and pregnancy
    The Ministry of Health recommends that women who are pregnant or plan to become pregnant in the near term should defer travel to areas with Zika virus present.

  • Zika Virus in Pregnancy
    Interim guidance information for LMCs, GPs and other health professionals, NZ Ministry of Health (5 July 2016) includes flowchart (step 1 Pregnant women – travel to a country with confirmed transmission/high risk of exposure)



List of Maternity Resourcescompiled by Workbase (from the Ministry of Health website)




  • Hazards of alcohol use by pregnant women and women of reproductive age: Resources for health professionals
    • ABC Alcohol for Pregnancy
    • Pamphlet
    • Video on health professionals’ role in addressing alcohol use in pregnancy

Post-natal Depression:

Quick Guides


Research (Reviews Reports, Literature reviews)

Other websites and resources

Last updated : Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Next review date : Wednesday, July 10,2019

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