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From babies to the community, health is connected. DE Thrives helps you make healthy choices. We can link you to resources, programs, and social networks for life’s stages.

When our babies and children thrive, we all are better off. Healthy women. Healthy babies. Healthy families. Healthy communities. That’s DE Thrives.

DHMIC 2024 Annual Summit

DHMIC 2024 Annual Summit

Imagine. Impact. Innovate. Driving Equity in Infant and Maternal Health. SAVE THE DATE for the 18th Annual Delaware Healthy Mother & Infant Consortium Summit. Registration is now open!

Infant and Toddler Mouth Care.  What You Need to Know

Infant and Toddler Mouth Care. What You Need to Know

The joy and excitement you feel after meeting your new baby can also be a stressful time for families. Developing a routine for eating, sleeping, bathing, and oral care may be challenging.  Did you know that it is important to clean your infants’ gums after a feeding?  Babies need help to remove bacteria and sugars[…..]

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2024 Kitty Esterly, MD, Health Equity Champion Award

2024 Kitty Esterly, MD, Health Equity Champion Award

Each year, the DHMIC honors an individual or organization that works tirelessly for the well-being of mothers and children in Delaware, as well as for the health of the community, by advancing health equity.

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Delaware Healthy Mother & Infant Consortium

The Delaware Healthy Mother & Infant Consortium (DHMIC) provides statewide leadership and coordination of efforts to prevent infant and maternal mortality and improve the health of women of childbearing age and infants throughout Delaware.
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