There are tons of benefits for the infant and the parents. Mommy-to-be Tera Blake gets expert advice that's beneficial for mom.

NC39weeks is a community campaign designed to create awareness and provide crucial information for moms, families and health care providers on the importance of waiting at least 39 weeks to deliver a baby. NC39weeks is an interactive initiative that includes TV and radio public service announcements, a dedicated informational website – - and the opportunity for moms and healthcare providers to take a NC39weeks Pledge. Other partners in the campaign include the March of Dimes and the NC Quality Center.

On preparing for, the value of, and the importance of providing support for breastfeeding...

On the importance of the "Eliminating Elective Deliveries Under 39 Weeks Gestation" Initiative.