Birth Defects Prevention Month, Minnesota Department of Health

January is Birth Defects Prevention Month

Thank you for your interest in Birth Defects Prevention Month!

Here is a link to the most recent National Birth Defects Prevention Month packet. Please continue to share information and resources with friends, family, and community partners all year. This page will be updated in November or early December with information for next January.

The 2017 theme for Birth Defects Prevention Month (BDPM) is:

#Prevent2Protect Plan ahead. Avoid harmful substances. Choose a healthy lifestyle. Talk to your health care provider (PACT).

How are you protecting to prevent? Share it by tagging @mnhealth and use #Prevent2Protect