Children’s Health Information

From the American Academy of Pediatrics

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View Patient Handouts and Resources:

A Minute for Kids
– Bathing Your Newborn
– Bipolar and Mood Disorders
– Dealing with Toddler Aggression

:: Adolescents and School-aged Children
– Allergies in Children
– Asthma and Your Child
– Students With Chronic Health Conditions: Guidance for Families, Schools, and Students

:: Behavioral and Psychosocial Issues
– Sleep Problems in Children
– Temper Tantrums: A Normal Part of Growing Up
– Understanding ADHD: Information for Parents

:: Common Illnesses and Conditions
– Acute Ear Infections and Your Child
– Diarrhea and Dehydration
– Fever and Your Child

:: Connected Kids
– Bullying: It’s Not OK
– How Do Infants Learn?
– Teaching Good Behavior: Tips on How to Discipline

:: Growth and Development
– Bedwetting
– Learning Disabilities: What Parents Need to Know
– Your Child’s Growth: Developmental Milestones

:: Immunization Information
– Recommended Immunization Schedule for Ages 0-6 Years
– Recommended Immunization Schedule for Ages 7-18 Years
– Immunizations: What You Need to Know

:: Newborns, Infants, and Toddlers
– Diaper Rash
– Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
– Jaundice and Your Newborn

:: Nutrition and Fitness
– Encourage Your Child to Be Physically Active
– Right from the Start: ABCs of Good Nutrition for Young Children
– Starting Solid Foods

:: Plain Language
– Colds
– Constipation
– RSV, Bronchiolitis, and Your Baby

:: Promoting Pediatric Care
– For Today’s Teens: A Message From Your Pediatrician
– How Special Is Your Child?
– You and Your Pediatrician

:: Safety and Prevention
– Car Safety Seats: A Guide for Families
– Home Safety Checklist
– Parent’s Guide to Toy Safety

:: Sexual Health and Sexuality
– Deciding to Wait
– Puberty–Ready or Not Expect Some Big Changes
– Talking to Your Young Child About Sex

:: Substance Abuse Issues
– Drug Abuse Prevention Starts with Parents
– Substance Abuse Prevention Part I: What Every Parent Needs to Know
– Testing Your Teen for Illicit Drugs: Information for Parents

:: Teen Resources
– Acne–How to Treat and Control It
– Eating Disorders: Anorexia and Bulimia
– Important Information for Teens Who Get Headaches

:: TIPP Sheets
– Firearms Injury Prevention
– First Year of Life: Framingham Safety Survey
– 1 to 2 Years: Safety for Your Child

:: Vaccine Information Statements
– Inactivated Influenza Vaccine
– Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine
– Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine