Hometown Pediatrics has compiled a list of Useful Links you may find as helpful resources.
HealthyChildren.org is a parenting website backed by 66,000 pediatricians. The site provides general information related to child health and specific guidance on parenting issues. www.healthychildren.org
KidsHealth is the most-visited site for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years. www.kidshealth.org
Center for Disease Control provides health information on all types of health issues and topics that are health threats to America. The CDC offers information on diseases that are chronic or acute, curable or preventable. www.cdc.gov
Safe Kids Worldwide is a global organization dedicated to protecting kids from unintentional injuries, the number one cause of death to children in the United States. www.safekids.org
Helping you through birth and baby’s first year. Offers free text messages to keep you and your baby healthy. www.text4baby.com
An interactive website for overweight kids and teens, as well as their parents, to interact and support each other. Site also allows for healthcare providers to follow progress of their overweight pediatric patients. www.weigh2rock.com