From prenatal to postpartum, your benefits are designed to support you through each stage of your pregnancy.
To support your health and wellness as well as your baby's, it's important to pursue a healthy lifestyle. Prenatal care and vitamins, proper nutrition and regular visits with healthcare professionals will help support a healthy pregnancy.
During the first, second and third trimester, there are many things you can do to promote good health and prepare for the arrival of your baby. Whether it's scheduling your first prenatal appointment or preparing a hospital bag, make sure you're ready to go.
As part of your pregnancy planning, it is important to become tobacco-free if you use tobacco products. You may qualify for a Tobacco Cessation benefit that waives your cost share for certain prescription drugs and over-the-counter tobacco cessation medications when you use a Preferred pharmacy.
When pregnant, there are recommended activities and others that you should avoid. Routine exercise and increased water consumption are helpful, while alcohol, raw meat and smoking are best to be avoided.
We’ve put together a list of resources that provide additional information on maintaining a healthy pregnancy.