Links

The information furnished by this website is of a general nature and is designed for informational purposes only. Brighton Pediatrics recommends that you visit a qualified Health Care Professional for individual and personal attention.

Asthma/Allergies

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Breastfeeding

  • La Leche League – This organization is “dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed.”
  • Breastfeeding.net – The #1 site for breastfeeding information, support and attitude!

Diabetes

  • American Diabetes Association – This site contains a wealth of information on the association and on diabetes, itself.
  • Kids Learn About Diabetes – A site for kids with diabetes written by kids with diabetes. It has a tutorial on the disease, written in easy-to-understand language.
  • Children With Diabetes – This is also geared toward kids and their families, but is more extensive. If you want more information than you find at “Kids Learn…” try here.

Development and Growth

  • Zero to Three – This site focuses on the development of your child during the important first three years of life. Its mission is to strengthen and support families,practitioners, and communities to promote the healthy development of babies and toddlers.
  • Bright Futures – This site provides educational materials, tools related to health supervision, and developmental and general health guidelines for children and adolescents.
  • KidsGrowth – Another great site dedicated to providing information to parents.
  • TeenGrowth – Dedicated to providing health information to teens.

Disabilities

Dental

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry – This site answers questions you may have about the care of your child’s teeth and has a search function that helps you find a pediatric dentist in your area.

Drugs and Alcohol

Eating Disorders

General Health Information

  • TV Turnoff Network – This organization’s goal is to get people to do more constructive things with their time than watch TV.
  • KidsMeds – This site provides parents with detailed information about their child’s medications
  • KidsHealth – Comprehensive advice for parents, school-age children, and teens.
  • healthychildren.org – Great site for general child health by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • Discovery Health

Nutrition

Safety

SIDS

  • First Candle/SIDS Alliance – This site has information about SIDS, including possible causes, ways to prevent SIDS, and resources for families of children who have died of SIDS.

Travel

  • CDC’s Travel Page – A list of vaccinations/precautions to take for traveling to any country or region, provided by the Center’s for Disease Control and Prevention.

Vaccinations

Violence