Helpful Links

HealthyChildren.org
HealthyChildren.org is the only parenting Web site backed by 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

American Academy of Pediatrics
An excellent all around pediatric resource. The American Academy of Pediatrics is committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well being for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

WebMD
Good general information geared toward a wide audience. WebMD is dedicated to providing health information & services to consumers, physicians, employers and health plan members.

CDC
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is one of the 13 major operating components of the Department of Health and Human services (HHS), which is the principle agency in the United States government for protecting the health and safety of all Americans and for providing essential human services, especially for those people who are least able to help themselves.

PLUK
Parents Lets Unite for Kids is a statewide organization for families with children having special health care needs. It has an extensive library and family support agents.

Healthy Children
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and its member pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The AAP has approximately 60,000 members in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and many other countries. Members include pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists. More than 34,000 members are board-certified and called Fellows of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP).