The Show Your Love national preconception health campaign is revamping their "Wellness" section and resources. At
ShowYourLoveToday.com > Wellness
, you will find 18 topics that are important to young adults' health. We are always listening and finding ways to improve our resources -
tell us what you think
Some updates on our current work! We hosted five Twitter chats, covering a variety of preconception health topics. Our most recent
bilingual #Best4YouBest4Baby Tweet chat
was trending on Twitter, with nearly 500 chat participants, reaching 6,532,315 accounts =
Take a look here
for some of the top resources shared.
This year, we contributed to national and local news stories, notably....
- Men Who Exercise Regularly Produce Children with Healthier Genes, Healthline
- How To Track Your Period—And Why You Should, Healthy Way
- 7 Myths About Getting Pregnant, Bustle
- What Happens To Your Body When You Take The Morning After Pill, Bustle
- What to Know About Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy, Parents Magazine
- Preconception Care: App for Counseling Prior to Pregnancy, iMedicalApps by MedPage Today
- This Is What Happens to Your Body During Sex, SheKnows
- 8 Pieces Of Common Yet Dangerous Health Advice Your OB/GYN Wishes You’d Ignore, Bustle
- Mothers Dying After Childbirth Is a Medical Issue—But Cultural, Too, YES! Magazine
Recent Research & Publication Highlights Worth Reading:
We continue to learn from, engage with, and elevate important preconception health messages from different communities and young adults.
Did you know that the #ShowYourLoveToday resource and social media campaign partners with public health departments, health clinics, and community organizations to elevate their work, offer technical assistance and support to their teams, and support best practice learning to improve consumer education tools?
We are proud of our
young adult Ambassador network
that all organizations are welcome to co-brand and utilize. Our Ambassadors speak 5+ languages from 15+ US states, all posting preconception health messages on their personal accounts.
Our Preconception In Progress Webinar Series covered topics, including digital health, screening tools, health equity, structural competency, and LGBTQIA+ Care.
View archived topics here.
We gladly partner with organizations to improve consumer engagement strategies.
for details about how to collaborate
Preconception Infant Mortality CoIIN Update
Supported by and within HRSA MCHB’s Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network on Infant Mortality (IM CoIIN) initiative, PCHHC leads the Preconception CoIIN. CMIH is working with 4 states (California, Delaware, North Carolina, and Oklahoma) and 14 sites. Last month, we brought together over 70 health professionals and key stakeholders for
Preconception CoIIN Year Two Meeting,
The purpose of the meeting was to share progress and preconception health best practices; engage in learning and dialogue on implicit bias and on women's health policy; create opportunities for project site collaboration and targeted technical assistance; connect and engage to build our community. Photos can be viewed
The project's mission is to develop, implement, and disseminate a woman-centered, clinician-engaged, community-involved approach to the well-woman visit to improve the health status of women of reproductive age, particularly low-income women and women of color.
Preconception Health Bi-weekly Updates
A great resource for everything happening in the industry, across the country - and world!
Before and Beyond
Health professional preconception/interconception health resource, training, and toolkit. Follow
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Consumer preconception health resource.