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Other Parent Resources

Downloadable Resources

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Asthma

Patient information: Asthma inhaler techniques in children (how to use your inhaler)

Patient information: Asthma symptoms and diagnosis in children

Patient information: Asthma treatment in children (includes general information about medicines and an asthma action plan)

Patient information: How to use a peak flow meter

www.pacnj.org - The Pediatric/Adult Asthma Coalition of New Jersey

Asthma Action Plan

Asthma Control Test

Additional Asthma Resources

 


 

Food Allergy

How to use your Epipen auto-injector

How to use your Auvi-Q auto-injector

The Food Allergy Network-awareness and education

American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

Patient information: Food allergy treatment and avoidance

Patient information: Anaphylaxis symptoms and diagnosis

Patient information: Anaphylaxis treatment and prevention

Food Allergy Action Plan

 


Ear, Nose, Throat

Video Animations of the Ear, Nose and Throat


General Pediatrics

www.aap.org - American Academy of Pediatrics

kidshealth.org - Kids Health - includes parents, kids, and teen sites

familydoctor.org - American Academy of Family Physicians

www.safekids.org - dedicated to preventing unintentional injury in children

www.netsmartz.org - how to stay safer on the internet

www.kidsgrowth.com - includes parents and teen sites

www.healthychildren.org - AAP parent guidance

www.cdc.gov - Traveler’s Health, Common Infectious Diseases, Safety, Public Health

www.patients.uptodate.com - general pediatric and adult medicine patient information on everything from constipation to asthma to ADHD

www.mayoclinic.com - General Health Information on all topics

Sunscreen Information


Immunizations

www.vec.chop.edu -  vaccine safety information from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

www.immunize.org - Immunization Action Coalition

www.cdc.gov/vaccines - Center for Disease Control

www.vaccinesafety.edu - John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

www.vaccine.org - Allied Vaccine Group

PNP Vaccine Policy Statement


Information on Lead

www.epa.gov - Environmental Protection Agency


Mental Health

National Institute of Mental Health

Suicide Prevention

10 Things Parents Can Do to Prevent Suicide

Childhood Depression - What Parents Can Do to Help

Youth Violence

Symptoms and Diagnosis of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children

Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children

www.chadd.org - Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Helpful Depression Resources for Parents


Nutrition

Gastroesophageal Reflux Information

www.choosemyplate.gov - Department of Agriculture interactive food pyramid

www.cdc.gov - Childhood Obesity/Overweight CDC resource

www.nhlbi.nih.gov - We Can! is an education program to prevent childhood obesity

Vitamin D and Calcium - The Recipe for Healthy Bones

Vegetarian Diets for Children

Vegetarian Tip Sheet


Sports Injuries

www.orthoinfo.org - American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

www.mayoclinic.com - Concussion Information