Favorite Websites

Edward Hospital and Rush Copley Medical Center Information

www.edward.org
www.rushcopley.com

General Medical Advice – Pediatric

Medical Advice – Children’s Memorial Hospital: http://childrensmemorial.org/kids_doc/advice/
Growth and Development: http://www.kidsgrowth.com/
National Institute of Health: http://www.nichd.nih.gov/
Nutrition, Food Pyramid: http://mypyramid.gov/
Healthy Living: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/wecan/
A Pediatrician’s Guide to Your Children’s Health and Safety: http://www.keepkidshealthy.com/index.html
Kids Health: http://www.kidshealth.org
Search Institute, 40 keys to effective parenting: http://www.search-institute.org/assets/
Child Development: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/child/default.htm
Pediatric Health: http://www.cdc.gov/LifeStages/children.html

Immunizations

Vaccine Information Statements: http://www.immunize.org/vis/
FDA-Vaccines: http://www.fda.gov/cber/vaccines.htm
CDC-Vaccines: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines
Child Immunization Support Program-AAP: http://www.cispimmunize.org

General Healthcare

American Academy of Pediatrics: http://www.aap.org/
AAP Children’s Heath Topics: http://www.aap.org/parents.html
CDC Traveler’s Health: http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/default.aspx
WebMD: http://www.webmd.com/

Safety

National Capital Poison Center: http://www.poison.org/
American Association of Poison Control Centers: http://www.1-800-222-1222.info/firstAid/home.asp
Consumer Product Safety Commission: http://www.cpsc.gov/

Asthma, Allergy, and Food Allergy

American Academy of Allergy and Asthma and Immunology: http://www.aaaai.org/
The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network: http://www.foodallergy.org/
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America: http://www.aafa.org
The Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics: http://aanma.org
Asthma Control Tests: http://www.asthmacontrol.com