Useful Links

Health Topics A-Z /Child Development

www.aap.org

How the Body Works

www.aboutkidshealth.ca

Health Information for Parents

www.healthychildren.org

Health Information for Teens

www.teenshealth.org

Health Information for Kids

www.kidshealth.org

ADHD

www.aap.org/healthtopics/adhd.cfm

Alport’s Syndrome

www.alportsyndrome.org

Asthma

www.aanma.org

www.lungusa.org

Autism

www.autism-society.org

Breast Feeding

www.cdc.gov/breastfeeding

www.aap.org/healthtopics/breastfeeding.cfm

Birth Defects

www.cdc.gov/ncbddd

www.birthdefects.org

http://kidshealth.org/parent/system/ill/birth_defects.html

 

Blood Disoders

www.childrenscbf.org

Car Safety

http://www.healthychildren.org/English/safety-prevention/on-the-go/pages/Car-Safety-Seats-Information-for-Families.aspx

Cerebral Palsy

www.cerebralpalsy.org

Congenital Heart Diseases

www.pted.org

Concussion

www.cdc.gov/concussion/

Child Safety

www.cpsc.gov

Cystic Fibrosis

www.cff.org

Down’s Syndrome

www.ygyh.org

Dental Health

www.healthyteeth.org

Environment/Plastics/Melamine issues

www.aoec.org/PEHSU/facts.html

Fragile X Syndrome

www.fragilex.org

Genetic Disorders and Birth Defects

http://www.healthychildren.org/English/family-life/health-management/pediatric-specialists/pages/What-is-a-Pediatric-Geneticist.aspx

http://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/developmental-disabilities/pages/Congenital-Abnormalities.aspx

http://www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/prenatal/pages/Reduce-the-Risk-of-Birth-Defects.aspx

Genetics

www.geneticdiseasefoundation.org

emedicine.medscape.com/pediatrics_genetics

Hydrocepahalus

www.ninds.nih.gov

Kidney Disorders

www.kidney.org

Learning Disorders

www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/disorder_index.htm

Meningitis

www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/disorder_index.htm

Metabolic Diseases

www.nim.nih.gov/medlineplus/metabolicdisorders.html

Obesity

http://www.healthychildren.org/english/health-issues/conditions/obesity/Pages/default.aspx

Poison Control

www.aoec.org/PEHSU/facts.html

Trichotillomania

www.trich.org/patientFAQ.html

Vaccination Information and Safety

www.vaccinateyourbaby.org

www.vaccineinformation.org