American Academy of
You and Your Family Section contains helpful information, including the full
of all their patient brochures, list of books available, policy
effects of the media, and summary of position
Center for Injury Prevention and Control
The CDC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control works to reduce
morbidity, disability, mortality, and costs associated with injuries.
Immunization Support Program
The AAP’s Childhood Immunization Support Program provides information and
resources relating to immunizations.
The AAP’s Community Pediatrics page provides information about specific
that directly affect the practice of pediatrics.
The AAP’s Parenting Corner is a resource for a variety of topics involving
children's health, from finding a pediatrician to safety and injury
prevention to immunization information.
American Academy of Allergy,
Asthma and Immunology
Very complete site, including section for children with children’s
storybooks about asthma and allergies.
American Academy of Child
and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
Includes “Facts for Families: handouts (available in Spanish), AACAP Policy
Statements, “Kids and Popular Culture” section which reviews movies, etc.,
exploring the impact of popular culture on children.
Deficit Information Network, Inc. A nonprofit, volunteer organization
offering support and information to families of children with ADD, adults
and professionals. Offers parent support groups. Extensive list of
This website has an extensive health library for patients as well as links
to the nation’s leading medical societies.
This is an excellent site that includes an incredible number of
disability-related resources. It has information on many diseases and
disabilities, disability-related links, and parent-to-parent Web boards.
“The General Pediatrician’s view of the Internet”. Information for
professionals and patients about common health problems, a search engine for
pediatric sources, policy statements and clinical practice guidelines, links
to pediatric organizations and other medical organizations.
Johns Hopkins Pediatric Points of Interest
This site includes a searchable collection of links to resources in
Pediatrics and child health.
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