The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) offers a
variety of educational materials about parenting,
general growth and development, immunizations, safety, disease prevention, and more. AAP guidelines for various conditions and links to other
organizations are also available.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
Division of Parasitic Diseases
1600 Clifton Road
The Division of Parasitic Diseases is a branch of the
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its mission is to
prevent and control parasitic diseases throughout the world. Its Web site
provides information and updates on parasitic diseases.
This website is sponsored by the Nemours Foundation. It
has a wide range of information about children's health, from allergies and
diseases to normal growth and development (birth to adolescence). This website
offers separate areas for kids, teens, and parents, each providing
age-appropriate information that the child or parent can understand. You can
sign up to get weekly emails about your area of interest.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
(NIAID), National Institutes of Health
NIAID Office of Communications and Government Relations
6610 Rockledge Drive, MSC 6612
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious
Diseases conducts research and provides consumer information on infectious and
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
September 02, 2010
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