Links and Recommended Readings

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The official Web site of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) – an organization of 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

CDC Vaccines Recommended for Travel
Are you going to be travel outside of the counrty? Please click on the link above to find out what vaccines you and your child may need prior to travel.

KidsHealth
KidsHealth, created by The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, is the largest and most visited site on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence.

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta blends Egleston's teaching and research strengths with Scottish Rite's successful private-practice model. And, with an expanded network of facilities as well as primary-care physicians and pediatric specialists, the fully integrated system gives improved access to healthcare for all children.

Georgia Poison Center
The Georgia Poison Center (GPC) provides 24-hour, poison emergency treatment information for the medical diagnosis and treatment of human and animal poisoning.

Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is the first and largest integrated, not-for-profit group practice in the world. Doctors from every medical specialty work together to care for patients, joined by common systems and a philosophy of "the needs of the patient come first."

Calculate your child's calorie needs: Kids Energy Needs Calculator

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
The mission of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology is the advancement of the knowledge and practice of allergy, asthma and immunology for optimal patient care.

American Lung Association
The American Lung Association is the oldest voluntary health organization in the United States, with a National Office and constituent and affiliate associations around the country. Founded in 1904 to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Association today fights lung disease in all its forms, with special emphasis on asthma, tobacco control and environmental health.

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is here to help with free information, educational programs, advocacy, research, regional chapters, support groups, clinical trials and more.

Gwinnett Medical Center
Gwinnett Medical Center is a state-of-the-art inpatient, outpatient and emergency/trauma care facility in Lawrenceville. It also is the site of the Children's Emergency Center, Gwinnett Day Surgery / The Laser Institute and a sports medicine and rehabilitation center

No Attacks
A website about asthma and wheezing.

WebMD
WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information.

Healthychildren.org
HealthyChildren.org is the only parenting Web site backed by 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

Recommended Readings
Caring for Baby and Young Child - Birth to Age 5
The American Academy of Pediatrics, Stephen P. Shelov, Robert E. Hannemann, Wendy Wray, Alex Gray

Guide to Your Child's Symptoms
American Academy of Pediatrics, Donald Schiff and Stephen P. Shelov

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