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.
P.O. Box 6
Flourtown, PA 19031
NASPGHAN promotes advances in clinical care, research,
and education for infants, children, and teens with digestive disorders. The
family resources page of this Web site has information about pain in the belly,
diarrhea, constipation, vomiting, poor weight gain, nutritional problems, and
diseases of the liver, bowel, and pancreas.
National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
2 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3570
This clearinghouse is a service of the U.S. National
Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), part of the
U.S. National Institutes of Health. The clearinghouse answers questions;
develops, reviews, and sends out publications; and coordinates information
resources about digestive diseases. Publications produced by the clearinghouse
are reviewed carefully for scientific accuracy, content, and readability.
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March 13, 2012
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