Maternal and Infant Health

Ensuring that women are as healthy as possible during their pregnancy is important to guarantee the best possible start in life for their child. This webpage outlines some of the major activities which are being undertaken by the Australian Government towards improving maternal and infant health.

Page last updated: 10 April 2006

For more information on Maternal and Infant Health - go to For Consumers > Education and Prevention > Maternal and Infant Health Section of this Web Site.