If you’re pregnant or a new mom, there is new free service called text4baby that can help keep you and your baby healthy.
Text4baby will send 3 text messages each week to your cell phone with expert health tips to help you through your pregnancy and your baby’s first year. It’s free to sign up and the messages are free.
How do I sign up?
Sign up for the service by texting BABY to 511411 (or BEBE in Spanish) to receive free SMS text messages each week, timed to your due date or baby’s date of birth.
What topics do the messages cover?
- birth defects prevention
- car seat safety
- developmental milestones
- drugs and alcohol
- emotional well being
- exercise and fitness
- labor and delivery
- mental health
- safe sleep
- stop smoking, and more!
Get the messages throughout your pregnancy and up to the baby’s first year of life. You can stop receiving text messages anytime by simply texting
STOP to 511411.
Am I charged for the text messages?
All messages you receive from text4baby are completely free!
Learn more about Text4Baby
You can also sign up and find more at text4baby.org.