American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery
1650 Diagonal Road
Alexandria, VA 22314-2857
The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck
Surgery (AAO-HNS) is the world's largest organization of physicians dedicated
to the care of ear, nose, and throat (ENT) disorders. Its Web site includes
information for the general public on ENT disorders.
The KidsGrowth website, created by pediatricians, has
children's health resources for parents and teens. It offers a free newsletter
and information about child development, behavioral issues, and illnesses. The
TeenGrowth interactive website (www.teengrowth.com) offers a secure
environment for teens to get valuable information on topics such as alcohol,
drugs, emotions, health, family, friends, school, sex, and sports.
La Leche League International (LLLI)
957 North Plum Grove Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
1-800-LA-LECHE (1-800-525-3243) (847) 519-7730
La Leche League International (LLLI) offers information and
encouragement—mainly through personal help—to all mothers who want to
breast-feed their babies. It also offers support and information about
breast-feeding babies with various disabilities, such as cleft lip or cleft
palate. Call for information about a chapter in your area.