September 8, 2015
The month of September is recognized each year as Infant Mortality Awareness Month,
and provides an opportunity for healthcare providers, policy makers, and families to discuss and learn more about how to reduce the risk of infant mortality.
Text4baby is one tool that can support moms and other caregivers in giving their babies the best possible start in life. Providing mothers with accurate, ongoing health information is a powerful tool to ensure that babies start life healthy, and stay healthy. Text4baby messaging includes healthy pregnancy tips, such as reminders to take a prenatal vitamin containing folic acid, as well as infant safety tips, such as the importance of a safe sleep environment for baby. When you help pregnant women and mothers of infants sign up for Text4baby, you are connecting them to reliable health and safety information, right at their fingertips. Together with Text4baby, you can help families raise babies who thrive!
Senior Program Manager, Text4baby