Links

These internet links will direct you to more detailed information about specific pediatric health topics. We have reviewed these sites and consider them reliable—however, errors may occasionally occur during site revisions over which we have no control. If you find information on one of these links which appears to be inaccurate, please contact your child’s pediatrician to discuss your specific concern.


Arsenic in the food supply:
Factsheet developed by the Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU)

Asthma/Allergy:
www.aaaai.org (American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology)

Attention Deficit Disorderwww.add.org

Autism and MMR vaccinewww.cdc.gov/nip/vacsafe/concerns/autism

Books for Childrenwww.acs.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/index.html

Breastfeeding:
www.breastfeedingbasics.org
Breastfeeding Resources

Child Health & Development:
www.brightfutures.org
www.healthychildren.org

Complementary & Alternative Medicinewww.nccam.nih.gov

Pediatric Cough and Cold Medicineshttp://content.nejm.org/cgi/reprint/357/23/2321.pdf

General Information:
www.aap.org (American Academy of Pediatrics)
www.cdc.gov (Centers for Disease Control)
www.cfw.tufts.edu (Child and Family Web Guide from Tufts University)
www.kidshealth.org (Nemours Foundation)
www.seattlechildrens.org (Seattle Children's Hospital)
www.seattleschools.org (Seattle Public Schools)

General Patient Informationhealthlinks.washington.edu/toolkits/patient.html

Immunization Information:
Vaccines.gov: www.vaccines.gov/
Clear Answers About Vaccinations: www.immunize.org/catg.d/p2068.pdf
National Network for Immunization Information: www.immunizationinfo.org
Childhood immunization support program: www.cispimmunize.org/
Vaccine information statements: www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/vis/default.htm

Head Licehttp://www.headlice.org/

Rare Diseaseswww.rarediseases.org/

Travel Medicine Recommendations:
Seattle/King County Health Dept.: www.metrokc.gov/health/immunization/travel.htm
Centers for Disease Control: www.cdc.gov/travel/
World Health Organization: www.who.int/en/

 
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