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Useful Links

Allergy/Asthma

www.aaaai.org 
Site of the American Academy of Allergy and Immunology; 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 site for kids, teens, and adults with valuable information from The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network.

Attention Deficit Disorder

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.
 

Caregiver Resources

www.alzfdn.org 
Alzheimer's Foundation of America's website provides information on care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families.

www.cancer.org 
The American Cancer Society provides information to cancer patients and those who care for them.

www.eldercarelink.com 
Elder Link is a referral service that provides resources for local senior care services and providers that match the needs of an aging family member.

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.

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/infantandtoddlerdevelopment.html 
Trusted health information on child development from Medline Plus

Children and Teens

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

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

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

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 a reliable online resource for teens who have questions about their health, their bodies, relationships, and sexuality. It is informative, and encourages teens to also discuss these issues with their doctor and parents.

Diseases

www.acponline.org/patients_families 
The American College of Physicians provides information about diseases and conditions.

www.americanheart.org 
The website of the American Heart Association offers valuable information about heart disease.

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

www.diabetes.org 
The website of the American Diabetes Association.

www.lungusa.org 
The American Lung Association website offers information about lung disease and tips to stop smoking.

www.mayoclinic.com 
Mayo Clinic website provides information on diseases and tips for a healthy lifestyle.

www.ninds.nih.gov/index.htm 
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke's website provides information on neurological disorders.

Geriatrics

www.aoa.gov 
The U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration on Aging website provides information for elders and their families.

www.fda.gov/oc/seniors 
The U. S. Food and Drug Administration website provides information for older people on arthritis, cancer, and nutrition.

www.nia.nih.gov/HealthInformation 
The National Institute on Aging site provides links to publications, clinical trials, Alzheimer's disease information, and aging organizations.

www.usa.gov/Topics/Seniors.shtml 
Maintained by the U. S. government, this site provides information and resources for seniors on consumer protection, adult education, end-of-life issues, health topics, housing, laws and regulations concerning seniors, retirement, and travel and recreation.

Health Maintenance and Prevention

www.ada.org/ 
The American Dental Association provides useful information about fluoride, cavities, and more.

www.familydoctor.org 
American Academy of Family Physicians site provides health information for the whole family.

www.fda.gov/Food/ResourcesForYou/Consumers 
The U. S. Food and Drug Administration site provides information on food safety, food labeling, and nutrition, as well as selected health topics.

www.intelihealth.com 
Established by the U. S. Department of Agriculture, this site offers information about maintaining a healthy diet.

www.choosemyplate.gov 
The American Academy of Pediatrics' site offers valuable advice on a wide variety of health and child-rearing topics.

www.nj.quitnet.com 
The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services provides support and cessation recommendations for smokers.

www.strokeassociation.org 
The American Stroke Association offers information about ways to prevent stroke, as well as living after stroke.

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

www.vaccinesaftey.edu 
The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Institute for Vaccine Safety site provides an independent assessment of vaccines and vaccine safety.

www.webmd.com 
WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support.

Hospitals

www.atlanticare.org

www.kennedyhealth.org

www.virtua.org

Medication

www.drugs.com 
Drugs.com provides independent information on prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, and natural products; includes a pill identifier and interactions checklist.

www.medlineplus.gov 
MedlinePlus provides extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

Prescription Assistance:

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 
Find practical information about making your home safe; offers a room by room tour of potential dangers and solutions.

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

www.usa.safekids.org 
A site dedicated to preventing childhood injury, with 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.

Women's Health

www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast 
The National Cancer Institute offers information about breast cancer, including treatment, prevention, genetics, clinical trials, screening and testing, and related information.

www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/ovarian 
Information about ovarian cancer, including risks, screening, and prevention, from The National Cancer Institute.

www.healthywomen.org 
Named top women's health website by Good Housekeeping magazine; gives women the latest health information, including news updates, health tips, resources, and extensive coverage of hundreds of health topics.

www.niams.nih.gov/Health_Info/Bone 
The National Institute of Health's Osteoporosis and Related Bone Disease website provides information on osteoporosis and bone related disorders.

www.nof.org 
The National Osteoporosis Foundation website is a reliable resource.

www.womenshealth.aetna.com 
A dedicated website for women's health topics presented by Aetna.