Useful web links:

Immunization/vaccines 

                www.vaccineinformation.org    Immunization Action Coalition

                www.immunizationinfo.org     National Network for Immunization Information

                www.vaccinesafety.edu      Institute for Vaccine Safety

                www.vaccine.chop.edu      Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

                www.vaccine.org                  Allied Vaccine Group presenting scientific information about vaccines

                http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/parents/index.html    vaccine info for parents

                http://cdc.gov/vaccines/spec-grps/infants/rec-iz-babies.htm   immunization schedule for babies

Travel Health Information:

  http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/  CDC site with advice on preventing illness while travelling

Parenting information:

                http://patiented.aap.org      American Academy of Pediatrics info

                www.kidshealth.org/parent      various topics covered for parent education

                Adventures in Parenting: parenting booklet:

                                      http://www.nichd.nih.gov/publications/pubs_details.cfm?from=&pubs_id=235   

                www.zerotothree.org/child-development   Early Childhood Development

                http://yaleparentingcenter.org     Yale parenting center

                www.incredibleyears.com     Incredible years

                www.triplep.net     Positive Parenting Program

                www.cmch.tv       Center on Media and Child Health from Children’s Hospital

                www.askthemediatrician.org     Balanced, practical information about kids and media

 

Safety:

                www.nhtsa.gov/Safety/CPS      car seat safety and selection

                www.nhtsa.gov/Bicycles      bicycle safety

                http://www.stopsportsinjuries.org/  sports safety        

                www.nsc.org/safety_home/Pages/safety_at_hom.aspx   safety at home, National Safety Council

                www.safekids.org/parents      Safe Kids Worldwide, including internet safety

Learning Problems/School Problems/Attention Problems:

                www.chadd.org     Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Nutrition/Healthy Eating:

                www.fruitsandveggiesmorematters.org 

                www.nutritionforkids.com 

                www.choosemyplate.gov       healthy foods and lifestyle choices

                www.actionforhealthykids.org         improving activities for kids

                www.fda.gov/Food/ResourcesForYou/Consumers/KidsTeens    for kids

                http://ods.od.nih.gov     Dietary  supplement information

                http://www.nichd.nih.gov/milk/prob/nutrition.cfm   calcium and other nutritional info

 

Allergy/Asthma:

                www.aafa.org   Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

                www.foodallergy.org    Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network

                www.aaaai.org/conditions-and-treatments/allergies.aspx     allergies

                www.aaaai.org/conditions-and-treatments/asthma.aspx      asthma

 

Adolescent Health:

                www.youngwomenshealth.org     Children’s Hospital for adolescent girls

                www.youngmenshealthsite.org    Children’s Hospital for adolescent boys

                www.teenshealth.org/teen   

                 www.teengrowth.com     

                http://www.iwannaknow.org 

                http://www.sexetc.org 

                 http://familyproject.sfsu.edu     resource for Lesbian,Gay, Bisexual, Transgender youth

                http://community.pflag.org        resources for families and LGBT

                http://www.theantidrug.com/pdfs/version3general.pdf   drug use prevention

Mental Health/Depression/Anxiety/Autism Disorders:

                http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/go/information/get-info  Mental Health America information

                www.thebalancedmind.org    resources for families with children with mood disorders

                www.aacap.org/cs/forFamilies   American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

                www.schoolpsychiatry.org      Mass.General Hospital psychiatry resources

                www.autismspeaks.org          Autism Speaks

                www.autismconsortium.org     Autism Consortium

                http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/index.shtml    National Institute of Mental Health

                http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/  National eating disorders association

  

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