Other Parent Resources

Downloadable Resources

Find all downloadable forms at: Forms & Policies

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

Comprehensive Guide on Road Safety for Parents

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

Baby Led Weaning


Sports Injuries

www.orthoinfo.org – American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

www.mayoclinic.com – Concussion Information