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Refer to your Pregnancy and Childbirth book (the Purple Book) for additional information on pregnancy profiles. You will receive this book at your first 08 appointment, if not please see the hyperlink on the 08 Home page tor an online copy.

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Active Duty Information — Army

With this pregnancy, you will be facing estreordinary changes in jency e your life. Unlike your civilian counterparts, you also have to manage the Impact that your pregnancy and military life will have on each other. The following information is provided to help you, tfie active duty expectant mother/soldier, rriake key decisions end chart the best course for your pregnancy.

Maternity Uniforms

You will be provided two sets of maternity uniforms (BDUS or whites). At most posts, you will need to take a memorandum from your commander requesting the Issue and a copy of your pregnancy profile showing your due date to the Central Issuing Facility (CIF) or the unit supply room. These uniforms will be turned In upon your return from convalescent leave. Check with your command to Inquire about specifics.

Education

You are encouraged to participate In childbirth education programs offered at your facility. Childbirth education may Include birthing classes, infant care Information, breast-feeding education, exercise during pregnancy, and tours of the birthing unit and postpartum areas. Visit us to see what we have to offer.

Pregnancy Profile

Upon confirmation of your pregnancy (by examination or a lab test), your PCM will enter an electronic physical proflie that Is effective for the I wi e ervices duration of the pregnancy. Activities that are acceptable during pregrlency are specifically noted In the profile arid Include: specific stretching, aerobic conditioning at own pace, lifting up to 15 Ibs, wearing a helmet, arid carrying a rifle. 
Although you are exempt from your regular physical training (PT) and testing during your pregnancy, it is mandatory for all pregnant and post partum soldiers to participate in Pregnancy Physical Training (PPT) and Postpartum Physical Training (PPT). If you have concerns regarding training and pregnancy, please contact your OB provider.

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Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
1st and 3rd Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sick Call 

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Phone

OB/GYN and Midwifery Appointments
910-907-8333
Advice/Acute/Same Day Appointments

910-907-8778

Industrial Specialist

910-396-7595

Location

1st floor, Clinic Mall
All American entrance

After Hours Care

Pregnancy less than 20 weeks
Emergency Department
910-907-6559
Pregnancy greater than 20 weeks

Birthing Unit
910-907-7563

Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.