HEALTH SERVICES

Prenatal services

A successful pregnancy means getting prenatal care as early as possible. Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties can help.

Here are some of our prenatal services:

  • Check-ups once or more a month throughout your entire pregnancy

  • Tests to check your health and the health of your baby

  • Nutritional guidance

  • Information about where to get financial help (like CalWORKs), health insurance (like Medi-Cal or Healthy Families), and food programs (like WIC or food banks)

We offer:

  • Classes and one-on-one visits on pregnancy, childbirth, baby care, and breast-feeding

  • Help with quitting smoking, drinking, or using drugs

  • Personal counseling

Your first visit will include:

  • Enrolling into the Prenatal Program, receiving prenatal vitamins, education, and lab testing.

  • Lab tests — Some tests will be needed during your first visit. They may include: blood tests, urine tests, or STI tests

Warning signs — call the clinic right away if you have:

  • Bad headaches
  • Swelling of the face, hands, feet or ankles
  • Vomiting for 24 hours
  • Vaginal bleeding
  • Dimness or blurring of the vision
  • Double vision and/or dizziness
  • Spots before your eyes
  • Sudden gush or steady trickle of watery fluid from the vagina
  • Burning or discomfort with urination
  • Fever or chills
  • Suspected labor
  • Abdominal pain that lasts or keeps coming back
  • Rashes or sores
  • Fainting or loss of consciousness
  • Decreasing or no fetal movement after 24 weeks

To schedule a prenatal appointment, please or call 714.922.4100 (Orange County) or 909.890-5511 (San Bernardino County)

 

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