BLUE RIDGE PEDIATRICS: RESOURCES
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A comprehensive immunization information site for parents and clinicians sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Basic facts about acne: its causes and treatment.
Information about allergic diseases. Includes a Patient/Public Resource Center and a Just For Kids section of resources and puzzles.
The AAP is dedicated to the health of all children. Its web site provides reliable and authoritative advice on a variety of child health issues, including immunizations.
A collection of resources from the American Academy of Pediatrics on a variety of topics relating to children's health.
The Centers for Disease Control website with reliable information on ADHD.
The purpose of the CDC Travelers' Health website is to provide information to assist travelers in deciding the vaccines, medications, and other measures necessary to prevent illness and injury during international travel.
A series of common questions and evidence based answers to your questions about vaccines, as well as respected resources with regards to immunizations.
CHADD is the nation's leading non-profit organization serving individuals with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Information on child safety seats from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Centers for Disease Control.
The mission of The Compassionate Friends is to assist families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age and to provide information to help others be supportive.
Raising public awareness, to provide advocacy and education, and to advance research on behalf of all those affected by food allergies and anaphylaxis.
A comprehensive link to the most up-to-date, expert immunization resources available via the Internet.
The U.S. Bureau of Consular Affairs' website with general and country-specific information for families interested in international adoption.
Dedicated to protecting the online experiences of youth everywhere.
Kids Growth is a resource for parenting information on newborns, infants, toddlers, preschool, schoolage, and adolescents.
Provides access to the experience and knowledge of the more than 2,000 physicians and scientists of the Mayo Clinic.
The NIP is a part of the CDC which provides leadership for the planning, coordination, and conduct of immunization activities nationwide.
Detailed information on the symptoms, causes, and treatments of ADHD.
North Carolina Child Passenger Safety Resource Center: Information about North Carolina occupant restraint laws as well as tips for choosing and using child safety seats.
Early childhood education and intervention program of the Wake County Public School System.
Provides a wide range of healthcare services to the Triangle region of North Carolina from its base in Raleigh.
Signs of Learning creates an educational and fun atmosphere where babies and young children, as well as their parents, educators, and caregivers, learn the basics of American Sign Language (ASL).
WTVD, virtual and VHF digital channel 11, is an ABC owned-and-operated television station licensed to Durham, North Carolina, United States and serving the Research Triangle region (Raleigh–Durham–Chapel Hill–Fayetteville).
Your Secrets to Healthy Snacking, Secondhand Smoke, Prescription Drug Abuse, Making a Change in Your Life, Prom Pressure and other useful tips.
Headquartered in Raleigh, WakeMed is a network of medical centers, ambulatory care centers, outpatient facilities and other health resources serving the health care needs of the entire region.
Find children's health and safety information for a happy and healthy child at the WebMD Children's Health Center.