Pediatric Health Library

Web Resources

ADD

www.chadd.org – Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

www.understood.org - Parenting resource to promote focus, learning and better communication

http://www.cdc.gov/parents/essentials/communication - Communicating with your child

Adolescence

www.teenshealth.org – TeensHealth

www.iwannaknow.org – I Wanna Know

www.youngdriverparenting.org - Safe Teen Driving

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Allergy

www.foodallergy.org – The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network

www.aaia.ca - Allergy Food Groups

Asthma

www.aafa.org – Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

Autism

www.autismup.org - Local Autism Support Group

www.autismspeaks.org – Autism Speaks

www.autism-society.org – Autism Society

www.firstsigns.org - early detection

www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/autism/index.html - CDC Autism Page

http://parenttoparentnys.org - Parent to Parent of NYS

http://www.educationandbehavior.com/story-about-going-to-the-doctor/ - Preparing for the Doctor Visit

Breast Feeding

www.llli.org – La Leche League International

www.breastfeeding.com – breastfeeding.com

http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?LACT - maternal medication and breast feeding search

Community Resources

www.Kidsthrive585.org - Rochester community resources

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/specialed/quality/parents.htm - Special Education in NYS assistance

Drug Abuse Resources

http://www.combatheroin.ny.gov - NYS resource

Family History

https://familyhistory.hhs.gov/fhh-web/home.action - create a family medical history to share with your doctor

For Kids

www.kidshealth.org - KidsHealth

General Topics

www.healthychildren.org - AAP healthchildren.org

www.uptodate.com - UpToDate

www.cdc.gov - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

www.aap.org – American Academy of Pediatrics

www.familyvoices.org – Family Voices

www.nimh.nih.gov – National Institute of Mental Health

Immunizations

www.immunize.org –Immunization Action Coalition

www.cdc.gov/vaccines - Center for Disease Control and Prevention Vaccines &

www.vaccinesafety.edu – John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

www.vaccinateyourbaby.org Vaccinate your baby

Internet Safety

www.Netsmartz.org – National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Nutrition

www.letsmove.gov – Let’s Move

www.choosemyplate.gov - USDA

Promoting Resilient Children and Safe Families - Support for Parents

www.ftnys.org - Parent Peer Support for Children with social, emotional or behavioral issues

www.fosteringresilience.com

www.instituteforsafefamilies.org

www.fatherhood.org

www.futureswithoutviolence.org/connected-parents-connected-kids (also can call 1-800-4ACHILD)

Safety and Recalls

www.cpsc.gov – United States Consumer Product Safety Commission

www.safekids.org – Safe Kids USA

Support Group Clearinghouse

www.healthfinder.gov - healthfinder.gov