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Useful Links

Adolescent Health

www.stayteen.org 
Information for and by teens delivered in teen-friendly messages from the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.

www.teenhealthfx.com 
TeenHealthFX.com is your online resource for any and all questions regarding your health, your relationships, your body and your sexuality. While this site is informative, it's not a substitute for talking to your doctor and your parents.

Advocacy

www.acnj.org 
Association for Children of New Jersey (ACNJ) is the state's foremost child research and advocacy organization. For 30 years ACNJ has advocated for policies and programs that improve the lives of children and families in New Jersey. Over the years, ACNJ's issues have expanded from child welfare and juvenile justice to include early care and education, health and support for low-income families.

www.edlawcenter.org
Site of the Education Law Center serving New Jersey, which can help you understand and negotiate public education systems for your child.

www.nj.gov/dcf/ 
The website of the New Jersey Office of the Child Advocate provides policy and other information related to child protection, health, juvenile justice, mental health, and children's legal rights.

Allergy/Asthma

www.aaaai.org 
Site of the American Academy of Allergy and Immunology. One can find lots of information about asthma and allergy here.

www.aanma.org 
The Allergy & Asthma Network (Mothers of Asthmatics) helps parents and children cope with allergies and asthma.

www.foodallergy.org 
Dedicated sites for kids, teens, and adults with valuable information from The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network.

Attention Deficit Disorder

www.addwarehouse.com/shopsite_sc/store/html/children.html 
An e-commerce store with a large selection of medical texts about ADHD and ADHD-related conditions.

www.chadd.org 
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder site offers support and resources for children and adults.

www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder/index.shtml 
Facts about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder from the National Institute of Mental Health.

Breastfeeding

www.llli.org 
International breastfeeding organization provides support for feeding your newborn and infant, as well as many other resources for breastfeeding. Text is available in many languages.

www.womenshealth.gov/breastfeeding 
Maintained by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; excellent breast feeding site that starts with the basics and answers many common questions about technique, benefits, concerns, pumping, storing, and more.

Child Development

www.autismnj.org 
This site from Autism New Jersey, a nonprofit agency, provides information about advocacy, services, family and professional education, and consultation.

General Parenting

www.aacap.org 
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry which provides information about mental health disorders and resources for children and teens.

www.aap.org 
The American Academy of Pediatrics website offers valuable advice on a wide variety of health and child-rearing topics.

www.ada.org/ 
The American Dental Association site which has good information about fluoride, cavities and more for parents.

www.babysfirsttest.org/ 
Parents' Guide to Newborn Screening

www.cdc.gov 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website provides a wealth of information about many health topics.

www.hhs.gov/kids 
The US Department of Health and Human Services site for children. It has various topics for parents and children and many links to other sites.

www.kidsgrowth.com 
Provides online health information and resources for parents and teens.

www.kidshealth.org 
Information for parents, kids, and teens from Nemours Foundation.

www.safety1st.com
Find products related to your child's safety including travel, at home, and play.

Nutrition and Fitness

www.fda.gov/Food/ResourcesForYou/Consumers 
FDA site provides information on food safety, nutrition, and cosmetics.

www.choosemyplate.gov 
Interactive tools from the U.S. Department of Agriculture help teach parents and children about nutrition and healthy food choices.

Safety

www.aapcc.org 
American Association of Poison Control Centers offers important information for poison safety and education.

www.cpsc.gov 
Learn about recalled toys and other products from the Consumer Products Safety Commission.

www.mysafehome.org 
This site gives practical information about making your home safe by going through each room showing the dangers and solutions.

www.npic.orst.edu 
This National Pesticide Information Center provides information on pesticides to help you make informed decisions about pesticide use.

www.usa.safekids.org 
A site dedicated to preventing childhood injury. It has great safety guidelines for car seats, fire safety and poison prevention as well as links for recalls, car seat installation and more.

Travel

www.cdc.gov/travel
Check this site before traveling abroad for important information on health-related topics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Vaccinations

www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/vis/default.htm 
Information sheets from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that explain the benefits and risks of vaccines to recipients, their parents, or their legal representatives.

www.cispimmunize.org 
Specific information about immunizations from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

www.vaccine.chop.edu 
Reliable, accurate information about vaccines and the diseases they prevent from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

www.vaccinesafety.edu 
Independent assessments of vaccines and vaccine safety plus educational information provided by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.