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Conception, Pregnancy and Delivery Resources from Mercy

Whether you're planning to start a family or you’re already expecting, you’re likely feeling a mix of excitement, joy, gratitude, and maybe a little anxiety. After all, becoming a parent is a life-changing moment, and you want only the best for your baby.

We’ve created a unique set of pregnancy and birth information to help you prepare for this moment. It’s a privilege for our Mercy team to be a part of this special time in your life.

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Mercy's Plan for Pregnancy Guide

So, you've decided to start a family. Congratulations! Mercy's Plan for Pregnancy Guide has useful tips on getting your mind and body ready for the experience.

Mercy's Countdown to Baby Guide

Pregnancy is full of excitement and, yes, questions. This guide includes helpful information on nutrition for two, month-by-month body changes and home safety tips.

Mercy's Plan for Childbirth Guide

Having questions about your labor and delivery? Our booklet provides information about the final trimester of pregnancy, Mercy's labor process, nutrition, pain management and more.

Mercy’s Dad-to-Be Checklist

As an expectant father, you might think there isn’t much you can do to help your partner in the time leading up to your baby’s birth. But, you are an an important part of the process to help bring your child into the world.