Obstetric Links


VCGS Prepare Genetic Carrier Testing – Understanding what's in your genes can help you make informed choices about family planning. Genetic carrier screening provides information about your chance of having a child with a genetic condition.

Cystic Fibrosis – Information regarding Cystic Fibrosis Screening

Listeria – Information regarding Listeria

The Pregnant Book – Details and ordering information for The Australian Pregnant Book

Pelvic Floor – Information regarding pelvic floor muscle training for women

Gestational Diabetes – Information regarding gestational diabetes during and after pregnancy

Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry – Information regarding public cord blood donation

Cell Care – Information regarding private cord blood banking

Cryosite – Information regarding private cord blood banking

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby Helpline – Information regarding pregnancy, birth and parenting in the first 12 months

Australian Breastfeeding Association – Information and support regarding breastfeeding

Maternal & Child Health– Information regarding maternal and child healht services in Victoria

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome – Information regarding SIDS Research, Education and Bereavement Support

Beyond Blue – Information and support regarding postnatal depression

PANDA – Postnatal and Antenatal Depression Association– Information and support regarding post and antenatal depression

Tweedle – Information and support services to help build parenting skills and strengthen families

Cord Blood information РInformation about cord blood donation and storage. This is not an Australian page, but still contains useful information.