Helpful Links

General Pediatric Information

www.cdc.gov – The Center for Disease Control

www.aap.org – American Academy of Pediatrics

www.healthychildren.org – Site sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) that answers many questions that parents have – links from this site are provided throughout our website

http://www.choa.org – Site sponsored by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Attention, Learning  and Mental Health Information

http://www.additudemag.com/ – strategies and support for ADHD and Learning differences

https://www.understood.org/en – for learning and attention issues

https://www.understood.org/en/school-learning/special-services – understanding special services offered by schools including 504 plans, IEP and how to prepare for school meetings

Internet Safety Information

http://safetynet.aap.org/

http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/?search=y&getfields=subject.description&q=internet+safety&site=kh&client=ms_p_en&output=xml_no_dtd&gsaRequestId=7457070404200936186&filter=0

Pediatric Nutrition

http://www.strong4life.com/

https://www.healthychildren.org/english/healthy-living/nutrition/pages/default.aspx

http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/center/fitness-nutrition-center.html?ref=search&WT.ac=msh-p-dtop-en-search-clk

Food Allergy Information

https://www.foodallergy.org/ – great information on food allergies and the most current research

http://www.foodallergy.org/file/field-guide.pdf – very helpful packet for newly diagnosed patients

http://www.foodallergyawareness.org – FAACT

http://www.allergykids.com – Allergy Kids

http://www.foodallergy.org – FARE

http://www.foodallergykidsatl.org – Food Allergy Kids of Atlanta

Substance Abuse Information

http://www.samhsa.gov/ – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service and Education

Reliable websites to obtain vaccine information:

www.cdc.gov/vaccines

http://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/index.html

http://www.vaccinesafety.edu/cc-hpv.htm

http://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/vaccine-education-center/vaccine-safety#.VyjQ1itMm73

www.immunizationinfo.org – National Network for Immunzation Information (NNii)

www.cdc.gov/travel – CDC’s website for information on travel vaccines and other traveler’s health related information

Other trustworthy websites:

http://www.babysfirsttest.org/ – For newborn screening.

www.medlineplus.gov – National Library of Medicine website on almost all medically related topics

www.nih.gov/icd or www.health.nih.gov – National Institute of Health’s general health information website

Our Friends:

Bangladesh Embassy on Facebook – Facebook page for the Bangladesh US Embassy