Links for parents that will guide them to websites that will help them with various concerns.
When searching for medical advice, the following sites are a list of reliable websites and educational material that can assist in answering questions and parental concerns:
American CHADD Nonprofit organization, implementing programs and services in response to the needs of individuals and families affected by Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
American Academy of Pediatrics Dedicated to the well-being of all infants, children and adolescents, providing reliable and authoritative information on various issues related to health, including immunizations.
Center for Disease Control Serves as a national agency for promoting well being by counteracting and controlling disease through health promotion, prevention and preparedness
Immunize.org The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) works to increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating and distributing educational materials for healthcare professionals and the public.
LaLecheLeague.org Educational material for new mothers, breast feeding support
Kellymom.com Educational material for new mothers, breast feeding support.
Breastfeeding.com Educational material for new mothers.
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network Information regarding food allergies and those at risk for life threatening anaphylaxis.
KidsHealth.org Provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.
Netsmartz NetSmartz offers free, multimedia Internet safety presentations tailored for specific audiences – parents and communities, tweens, teens, and younger children.
Kids Growth What should you expect as your child grows? Learn how to understand and deal with your child's changing body and mind from infancy through the teen years.
MedlinePlus Trusted health information site from the NIH and the National Library of Medicine. Information on health conditions, wellness issues, and more in easy-to-read language.
Developmental Milestones Skills such as taking a first step, smiling for the first time, and waving “bye bye” are called developmental milestones.
Introducing Solid Foods Solid feeding basics: When should I introduce solid food to my baby? What can I do to minimize the risk of food allergies? and much more.
Baby Zone & Beyond Dedicated to helping you keep your infants and children safe through our hands-on CPR and first aid training. Schedule an in-home class.
Playground Safety - AAOS The National Program for Playground Safety seeks to empower communities to create safe, inclusive, and high quality play areas for children.
Healthy Children General information about illnesses, tips, safety and much more for the family - from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
Allergy Prevention in Children General information and tips for the family on allergy prevention in children and much more.