The following websites and resources are provided for informational purposes only. If specific medical advice is needed, please contact our office.
The American Academy of Pediatrics website
HealthyChildren.org is the only parenting website backed by 62,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.
This is the website for the National Immunization Program that is sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control. It contains the latest information regarding recommended vaccines, vaccine safety and the importance of immunizations.
The Centers for Disease Control provides useful information for international travelers.
The Vaccine Education Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia was launched in 2000 to provide accurate, comprehensive and up-to-date information about vaccines and the diseases they prevent.
The Regional Poison Control Center at Children’s of Alabama offers free and confidential poison information and treatment recommendations to the public and health care providers 24 hours a day. Call the 24/7 hotline 1-800-222-1222 for poison advice for all ages.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission website
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