The American Academy of Family Physicians offers information on adult and child health conditions and healthy living. Its Web site has topics on medicines, doctor visits, physical and mental health issues, parenting, and more.
The mission of the Brain Injury Association of America is to create a better future through brain injury prevention, research, education, and advocacy. The organization has a network of state and local chapters and support groups across the United States. Its Web site also has information on traumatic brain injury and a national directory of brain injury services.
BrainLine offers information and resources about preventing, treating, and living with traumatic brain injury. Their Web site includes many multimedia options including "Ask the Expert," personal stories and videos, and webcasts about traumatic brain injury. BrainLine is also available in Spanish.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
1600 Clifton Road
The National Center for Injury Prevention is a branch of the
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its mission is to
prevent injuries and violence, and reduce their consequences. Its Web site
provides information and updates on topics such as home and recreational safety, motor vehicle safety, violence prevention, injury response, and traumatic brain injury.
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.