Health Topics

topics

General Help

The American Academy of Pediatrics
http://www.aap.org

Kids Health
http://www.kidshealth.org

Nationwide Children’s Hospital
http://www.nationwidechildrens.org 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov

Ohio Department of Health
http://www.odh.state.oh.us

Teens Health
http://www.teenshealth.org

 

Immunizations & Vaccinations

CDC National Immunization Program
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/

CDC’s Immunization Information Hotline
English                                     (800) 232-2522
Spanish                                    (800) 232-0233
TTY (teletypewriter)   (800) 243-7889

Childhood Immunization Support Program
http://www.cispimmunize.org

Immunization Action Coalition
http://www.immunize.org

Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
http://www.vaccine.chop.edu

National Network for Immunization Information
http://www.immunizationinfo.org

 

Prevention & Safety

National Poison Control Hotline
(800) 222-1222
http://www.1-800-222-1222.info

Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute
http://www.bhsi.org

Car Safety Seats
http://www.aap.org/family/carseatguide.htm

National Safe Kids Campaign
http://www.safekids.org

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
http://www.cpsc.gov

Poison Ivy
http://www.poison-ivy.org

 

Substance Abuse

U.S. Surgeon General Tobacco Information
http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/tobacco

Tobacco Information and Prevention Source (TIPS)
http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco

Substance Abuse Information
(800) 448-3000   (to speak to a counselor)
http://www.boystown.org

 

Mental Health

National Suicide Hotline
(800) 273-TALK (8255)
http://www.callthehotline.com

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
http://www.aacap.org

American Association of Suicidology
http://www.suicidology.org

Kids Health for Parents
http://www.kidshealth.org/parents/emotions/

 

Behavioral Health

ADHD Warehouse
http://www.addwarehouse.com

Children and Adults with ADHD
http://www.chadd.org

National Association for Adults with ADHD
http://www.add.org

 

Dermatology

The National Pediculosis Association, Inc.
http://www.headlice.org

 

Dental Health

American Academy of Pediatric Denistry
http://www.aapd.org

 

Travel

CDC Advisories & Information
http://www.cdc.gov/travel/