Resources / Links

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American Academy of Pediatrics – Healthy Children

  • Healthy Children
  • Excellent online resource for parents, and a favorite of our providers!  Includes trusted up-to-date pediatric articles to medical questions and parenting concerns.

Government Sites

 

Helpful Resources

  • Car Seat Guildelines for 2017
    All infants and children should be secured in a child restraint appropriate for their age and size. Consult healthchildren.org guideline before you buy your next car seat.
  • International Hip Dysplasia – Hip healthy Swaddling
    Improper swaddling may lead to hip dysplasia or developmental dysplasia of the hip.  When in the womb the baby’s lets are in a fetal position with the legs bent up and across each other.  Sudden straightening of the legs to a standing position can loosen the joints and damage the soft cartilage of the socket.  Click on this link to read more.

  • MotherToBaby- Breastfeeding and Prescription Medication – Fact Sheets
  • The experts behind MotherToBaby have created fact sheets that answer frequently asked questions about exposures during pregnancy and breastfeeding. MotherToBaby Fact Sheets are available in both English and Spanish and can be downloaded for free. Currently available fact sheets are listed below by category of exposure. All medications are listed by generic name. The generic name can be found on your prescription or medication packaging listed as the Active Ingredient, or in parentheses after the medication’s brand name.

Publications

  • Atlanta PARENT Magazine
    From the publishers of Atlanta PARENT Magazine, this is a monthly and neatly organized events and information resource site.
  • Scholastic Online
    A great resource of ideas for children of all ages.

Pediatric/Medical Organizations