Parent Resources

Please visit the American Academy of Pediatrics links below for handouts and other health related topics.


View Patient Handouts and Resources



    ::
 A Minute for Kids 
        - Bathing Your Newborn
    - Bipolar and Mood Disorders
    - Dealing with Toddler Aggression
    - More...
:: Adolescents and School-aged Children 
    - Allergies in Children
    - Asthma and Your Child
    - Students With Chronic Health Conditions: Guidance for Families, Schools, and Students
    - More...
    :: Behavioral and Psychosocial Issues 
        - Sleep Problems in Children
    - Temper Tantrums: A Normal Part of Growing Up
    - Understanding ADHD: Information for Parents 
    - More...
    :: Common Illnesses and Conditions 
        - Acute Ear Infections and Your Child
    - Diarrhea and Dehydration
    - Fever and Your Child
    - More...
    :: Connected Kids
        - Bullying: It's Not OK
    - How Do Infants Learn?
    - Teaching Good Behavior: Tips on How to Discipline
    - More...
    :: Growth and Development 
        - Bedwetting
    - Learning Disabilities: What Parents Need to Know
    - Your Child's Growth: Developmental Milestones
    - More...
    :: Immunization Information 
        - Recommended Immunization Schedule for Ages 0-6 Years
    - Recommended Immunization Schedule for Ages 7-18 Years
    - Immunizations: What You Need to Know
    - More...
    :: Newborns, Infants, and Toddlers 
        - Diaper Rash
    - Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    - Jaundice and Your Newborn
    - More...
    :: Nutrition and Fitness 
        - Encourage Your Child to Be Physically Active
    - Right from the Start: ABCs of Good Nutrition for Young Children
    - Starting Solid Foods
    - More...
    :: Plain Language 
        - Colds
    - Constipation
    - RSV, Bronchiolitis, and Your Baby
    - More...
    :: Promoting Pediatric Care 
        - For Today's Teens: A Message From Your Pediatrician
    - How Special Is Your Child?
    - You and Your Pediatrician
    - More...
    :: Safety and Prevention 
        - Car Safety Seats: A Guide for Families
    - Home Safety Checklist
    - Parent's Guide to Toy Safety
    - More...
    :: Sexual Health and Sexuality 
        
- Deciding to Wait
        -
 Puberty--Ready or Not Expect Some Big Changes
    - Talking to Your Young Child About Sex
    - More...
    :: Substance Abuse Issues 
        - Drug Abuse Prevention Starts with Parents
        - Substance Abuse Prevention Part I: What Every Parent Needs to Know
    - Testing Your Teen for Illicit Drugs: Information for Parents
    - More...
    :: Teen Resources 
        - Acne--How to Treat and Control It
    - Eating Disorders: Anorexia and Bulimia 
    
- Important Information for Teens Who Get Headaches
    - More...
    :: TIPP Sheets 
        - Firearms Injury Prevention
    - First Year of Life: Framingham Safety Survey
    - 1 to 2 Years: Safety for Your Child
    - More...
    :: Vaccine Information Statements 
        - Inactivated Influenza Vaccine
    - Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine
    - Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine
    - More...

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