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Health effects upon mother and baby

Perinatal Mood Disorders and their impact upon the health of mother and baby
A review of the literature by MHA of Georgia (2010)

Parenthood and mental health: A bridge between infant and adult psychiatry
Tyano, S., Keren, M., Herman, H., & Cox, J. (2010).

Perinatal mood disorders and culture/ethnicity/race

Violence and other stressful life events as triggers of depression and anxiety: What psychosocial resources protect African American mothers?
Mitchell, S. & Ronzio, C. (2010). Maternal and Child Health Journal 

Risk factors for prenatal depressive symptoms among Hispanic women
Fortner, R.T., Pekow, P., Dole, N., Markenson, G., Chasan-Taber, L. (2010). Maternal and Child Health Journal

Resource document for substance use and pregnancy

US Food and Drug Administration website on medicine and pregnancy

Other Topics

The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Toolkit on State Legislation: Pregnant Women & Prescription Drug Abuse, Dependence and Addiction
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), Committee on Obstetric Practice: Marijuana Use During Pregnancy and Lactation
Marijuana use during pregnancy and lactation. Committee Opinion No. 637. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Baltimore City Substance Use Disorder Resources for Women with Children

Women & Children Supportive Housing Project

Guidelines for identification and management of substance use and substance use disorders in pregnancy
World Health Organization

Journeys of Hope, Mommies and Babies Overcoming Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Video
Texas State Department of Health Services