PATIENT RESOURCES & FORMS
Check out HealthyChildren.org, the official parenting web site of the American Academy of Pediatrics and AboutKidsHealth.ca the parenting website from The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Both are trusted resources for parents and families on a wide range of illnesses, conditions, and development.
Please click the links below for specific medical and developmental topics.
Kelly Mom - helpful information about breastfeeding, parenting, and infant development.
La Leche League of MA-RI-VT - local resources for breastfeeding support.
ZipMilk - help find providers and support groups
Meg Foundation - Resources for Needle Anxiety
ImaginAction - Preparing for a Vaccination or Procedure
CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Exceptional Lives - Makes finding information and support when you care for children with special needs or developmental disabilities
The Healthy Bodies Toolkit - a guide to puberty for children with disabilities
CDC Travel Website - select the country you are visiting from the drop-down menu to see the CDC travel recommendations
VIRAL ILLNESS GUIDE
Viral Illness Guide for Parents - A primer to dealing with fevers, coughs, and colds plus a little info on bronchiolitis (along with RSV) and croup.
VOMITING & DIARRHEA
How To Care for Your Child At Home - a handout from our clinicians with guidance on vomiting/diarrhea and rehydration