PRENATAL CARE

health, medical, and educational services rendered to or attained by a woman while she is pregnant. Such services are aimed at the prevention of problems and complications and reduction of the chance of maternal or prenatal mortality.

PRENATAL CARE: "Prenatal care is highly important and it is recommended that pregnant women seek such as soon as they are aware of their condition."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PRENATAL CARE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/prenatal-care/ (accessed December 9, 2019).
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