The following are websites that we believe will be helpful resources for our parents:
The American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics site is an excellent resource for a variety of parenting issues and questions such as breast feeding, car seat safety, behavioral issues, and general pediatric health.
The Center for Disease Control
The Center for Disease Control lists the most current recommendations and requirements for vaccinations for children. This site also has many useful links including an excellent link regarding necessary healthcare precautions and immunizations for families traveling to foreign countries.
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has a comprehensive site which covers all aspects of vaccine safety, recommendations, and the science of vaccines.
Teen Health FX provided a resource for teenage health both for teens and their parents focusing on adolescent health, mental health, relationships, and important teenage topics.
The Food Allergy Research and Education Network
The Food Allergy Research and Education Network is a helpful reference for parents of children with food allergies.
American Association of Poison Control Centers
American Association of Poison Control Centers details a great amount of useful information. The phone number for poison control is 1-800-222-1222.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission
The Consumer Product Safety Commission provides current lists of safety recalls.