PEDIATRIC LINKS

You may find the following general pediatric links very useful for the following topics such as ADD treatment, ADHD treatment, prenatal care, pregnancy health, teen health, child health, sports injuries, hyperactivity, sleep problems, and various behavioral problems.

To speak with an experienced pediatrician, contact one of Pediatric Partners Maryland offices including locations in Bel Air North Park, Bel Air Hoagie Drive, Ellicott City, Towson and Westminster.

American Academy of Pediatrics (New Website!)
www.HealthyChildren.org
The new American Academy of Pediatrics website backed by 60,000 AAP pediatricians committed to offering the most reliable up-to-the-minute health advice for proactive parents and caregivers.

American Academy of Pediatrics
www.aap.org
The American Academy of Pediatrics website which contains safety, diet, and development information as well as statements about current health concerns and issues. You will also find vaccine recommendations and immunization information.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
www.cdc.gov
The Centers for Disease Control website which has helpful information about infections diseases, vaccinations and travel. It will provide you with vaccine information statements and the Vaccines for Children Program (VFC).

American Medical Association
www.ama-assn.org
The American Medical Association website will provide immunization information.

ADHD
www.chadd.org
CHADD is the nation’s leading non-profit organization for serving individuals with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. It provides evidence-based information about ADHD to parents, educators, professionals, media and the general public.

Asthma/Allergies
www.aanma.org
Allergy and Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics is a non-profit network for families whose desire is to overcome, not cope with, allergies and asthma. They produce accurate, practical, timely and livable alternatives to suffering.

Family Sites:

Following are online sources for free family fun, craft projects, parenting advice and more.

Family Sleep
www.familysleep.com
A place where you can find solutions and support if you are experiencing difficulties with your children's sleep. Here you will find in-depth information covering: the most common sleeping challenges in newborns to school aged children, sleep tools, books and the latest children's sleep news.

KidsHealth
www.Kidshealth.org
Kids Health is the largest and most visited doctor-approved site providing health information for kids from birth through adolescence. It provides families with up-to-date information health information they can use. There are separate areas for Parents, Kids, and Teens – each with it’s own design, age-appropriate content and tone.

KeepKids Healthy
www.KeepKidsHealthy.com
This colorful, fun site was designed by a pediatrician and includes many useful tools such as a breast feeding center, pediatric news, growth charts, asthma center, and information on kids nutrition, diseases, common problems, and development.

Amazing Moms
www.AmazingMoms.com
AmazingMoms.com is an internet resource designed by parents for parents providing simple, fresh, and practical solutions for busy families. It includes fun recipes, crafts, party ideas and much more.

Family Corner
www.familycorner.com
This site is geared for the grown-ups and has great ideas about everything from childhood development to finances to fun family activities. It has things for you to do with your aspiring gardener, cook, scholar and artist.