General Pediatric Links
American Academy of Pediatrics
The AAP is a group of over 50,000 pediatricians promoting the health, safety, and wellbeing of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. This site includes current news, immunization information, books on many topics available to purchase, and much more.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
The CDC is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health & safety of people at home and abroad. Their site offers Health Topics A-Z and a Traveler’s Health section, among other informative information.
Kids Health is the largest and most visited doctor-approved site providing health information for kids from birth through adolescence. It is created by the Nemours Foundation and provides families with up-to-date, jargon-free, health information they can use. There are separate areas for Parents, Kids, and Teens – each with its own design, age-appropriate content, and tone.
Kidnetic.com is a colorful, fun website that communicates healthy eating and active living information in a relevant way to kids and their families. It is intended to encourage kids and families to begin the process of behavior change toward healthy lifestyles through a balance of physical exercise and responsible eating habits. It’s a really cool site.
This website has many features such as a symptom checker, immunization schedules, safety checklist, and information on different health issues.
This website is a Pediatric Symptom Checker from HealthyChildren.org