Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Welcome to our Patient Education page!

Our team believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their child's health and wellbeing. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire website, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided below.

We are working to update these web links, be patient we will get them up dated.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

Seasonal Health concerns

Seasonal safety concerns

  • Summer safety- Lawnmowers AAP Policy
  • Fireworks safety
  • Firearms
  • Lawnmower safety
  • AAP Summer Safety Tips
  • Life Jackets and Life Preservers, PFDs
  • Swimming Pool Safety

Nutrition and Health

Immunizations

  • Letter from AAP to Parents about Vaccines
  • vaccines and autism
  • vaccine safety
  • Food and Drug Administrtion (FDA)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Nationl Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
  • Sound advice about vaccines

Developement

Information resources

Off seasonal health concerns

  • Cough Medications
  • Treating Colds Without Drugs

Health Care in the US

  • AMA voice for the uninsured
  • AMA's indepth look at health care reform

General Safety

CDC.gov (www.cdc.gov) is your online source for credible health information and is the official Web site of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). CDC is committed to achieving true improvements in people's health. CDC applies research and findings to improve people's daily lives and responds to health emergencies—something that distinguishes CDC from its peer agencies. Working with states and other partners, CDC provides a system of health surveillance to monitor and prevent disease outbreaks (including bioterrorism), implement disease prevention strategies, and maintain national health statistics. CDC also guards against international disease transmission, with personnel stationed in more than 25 foreign countries.

CDC.gov provides parents with credible, reliable health information on:

  • Data and Statistics
  • Diseases and Conditions
  • Emergencies and Disasters
  • Environmental Health
  • Healthy Living
  • Injury, Violence and Safety
  • Life Stages and Populations
  • Travelers' Health
  • Workplace Safety and Health

Visit CDC.gov for more information


 

Please do not submit any Protected Health Information (PHI).

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