MotherToBaby MA is open to individuals and clinicians in the New England area. We provide information in a non-judgmental, confidential manner by phone and email regarding:
The possible effects of different exposure(s) before, during pregnancy and while breastfeeding
Note to the public and clinicians: Please be aware that we cannot provide medical advice or make clinical recommendations. We can only provide the education you need to assist you and your clinician with the best course of action for your potential or current pregnancy.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission works to protect the public from the potential hazards that are linked with consumer products like fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazards as well as products that can cause injury to children.
The MassHealth program provides comprehensive health insurance—or help in paying for private health insurance—to more than one million Massachusetts children, families, seniors, and people with disabilities.
MassCOSH brings together workers, unions, community groups, and health, safety and environmental activists to organize and advocate for safe, secure jobs and healthy communities throughout eastern and central Massachusetts.
Provides supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.
Planned Parenthood health centers offer high-quality sexual and reproductive health care, including family planning, gynecological care, STI/STD testing and treatment, pregnancy testing, and abortion services.
A resource for Massachusetts residents for the prevention, screening, diagnosis, and treatment of lead poisoning, including the elimination of sources of poisoning.
A resource information center for the general public and clinicians to help people make informed decisions regarding the safe use of pesticides.
24hrs a day * 7 days a week
The Center for Poison Control and Prevention is to provide assistance and expertise in the medical diagnosis, management and prevention of poisonings. The center serves the general public and health care professionals and provides education on how to prevent and respond to poisonings.
Disclaimer: The material and links at this site are intended for educational purposes only and should not be taken as medical advice or instruction. MotherToBaby MA is not responsible for the content or activities for any linked sites. Consult your health care provide for advice relating to a medical problem or condition.
“The Pregnancy Exposure InfoLine is a great service. I wish I had known about it prior to my pregnancy. The woman who took my call was very helpful. Thanks!”
– Arlington, MA
“I was impressed at how quickly my call was returned and how thorough the feedback was. It was comforting since there is so much you could worry about while you are pregnant, so it’s nice to have one less thing to worry about.”
– Wayland, MA
“Thank you for the service that you provide – it really allows piece of mind for expectant parents.”
– Middleton, MA