Links to Medical Resources

GENERAL INFO

American Academy of Pediatrics
Nemours Foundation Kid’s Health
Seattle Children’s Hospital

IMMUNIZATION WEBSITES

CDC National Immunization Program
American Academy of Pediatrics
Washington Dept. of Health
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Clear Answers About Vaccinations

PARENT/PATIENT EDUCATION INFORMATION

Symptom Checker
Bright Futures Child health and development
Sunscreen 101
www.HealthyChildren.org
www.HealthyChildren.org en Español
Program for Early Parent Support

ASTHMA

Living with Asthma (publication from Seattle Children’s Hospital)

ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER

www.chadd.org
http://aap.org/healthtopics/adhd.cfm

BODY IMAGE/DIET/WEIGHT

Eating Disorders
healthy eating and cooking tips for kids and families
http://aap.org/healthtopics/overweight.cfm

BREASTFEEDING

NWH: Breastfeeding Support Group
Breastfeeding-Healthy Children
Breastfeeding (includes videos to help with latching and pumping)

CAR SEAT SAFETY

www.carseat.org
http://www.800bucklup.org/index.asp

CIRCUMCISIONS for Newborns

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American Urological Association (AUA)

CONCUSSIONS 

HEADS UP to youth sports

DENTAL RESOURCES

American Academy of Pediatrics-Oral Health
Bright Futures Oral Health Pocket Guide
Seattle Children’s Hospital Dentistry

HEAD LICE

http://www.headlice.org/

RECALLS BY CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION

www.cpsc.gov

TRAVEL MEDICINE 

Centers for Disease Control
World health Organizations

 

 

BOOKS

1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12 (2004), by Thomas Phelan, PhD (video also available)

How to Raise an Emotionally Intelligent Child (1998), by John Gottman, PhD