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Asthma and Allergies


American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology

Find information about conditions and treatments that include asthma, allergies, immunodeficiency, as well as a conditions dictionary and drug guide, even a virutal allerist; you will also find education and training and practice resources. 

(www.aaaai.org)


Asthma Allergy Foundation of America

AAFA is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma and allergic diseases through education, advocacy and research. Information, resources and networking activities for patients with asthma and allergies.

(www.aafa.org)


Allergy Wristband Resources

This is a guide to Allergy Awareness Wristbands. A number of allergies can be life-threatening for the people afflicted with these issues. People with potentially life-threatening allergies can make their medical sensitivity known to those who might unknowingly expose them to the allergen in question by wearing medical bracelets or wristbands. A wristband alerts others that the person has a sensitivity that could make them ill.

(www.wristband.com/GuidetoAllergyAwarenessWristBands.aspx)



Autism and Development


American Speech and Hearing Association

The association's website contains information for professionals but also for parents about normal language and development.

(www.asha.org/public/speech/development/)


Autism Society

The Autism Society exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism. They do this by increasing public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the spectrum, advocating for appropriate services for individuals across the lifespan, and providing the latest information regarding treatment, education, research and advocacy.

(www.autism-society.org/)



Access to Pediatric Specialty Care


Boston Children's Hospital 

access the vast specialty services provided by Boston Children's Hospital.



Down Syndrome


National Down Syndrome Society

Resources for new and expectant parents, helpline, local support, healthcare and wellness, therapies and development, research and more. The National Down Syndrome Society envisions a world in which all people with Down syndrome have the opportunity to enhance their quality of life, realize their life aspirations and become valued members of welcoming communities.

(www.ndss.org/)



Drugs and Substance Abuse


National Institute on Drug Abuse

A complete list of all national drugs and detail information on statistics and trends, signs of abuse and drug facts. 

​(www.drugabuse.gov/)



Environmental Health and Therapy


Environmental Working Group

​The key issues covered are: consumer products, energy, farming, food, water, toxins, and more. As a program of EWG, Healthy Child Healthy World’s purpose is to empower parents to take action and protect their children against harmful chemicals. EWG is educating and empowering consumers to make safer and more informed decisions about the products they buy and the companies they support.

(http://www.ewg.org/)


The Center for Environmental Therapeutics

(CET)  authoritative information and resources for patients, consumers, health care providers and workplace managers about effective use of environmental therapies and non-medication treatments for seasonal affective disorder, nonseasonal depression, and circadian rhythm sleep disorders. It also fosters research on environmental interventions that promote alertness, energy, and performance—while combating fatigue, stress, depression, and sleep disturbances that affect millions of people. It also offers Self Assessments for a variety of disorders.

(www.cet.org)



General Health Information for Children and Adolescents


Healthy Children.org

Sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics, this website has a wealth of information and resources for parents about nutrition, development, behavior, ADHD, immunizations, and more.

(www.healthychildren.org)



Infections and Vaccines


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sponsored by the Center for Disease Control, this website is a terrific source of health information about vaccinations, international travel immunizations and prevention, nutrition, the flu, and diseases and conditions afflicting American and other nations.

(www.cdc.gov)



Product Safety

Would you like to check the latest news on product safety and recalls visit, go to www.cpsc.gov



Relaxation and Wellness


Yoga Journal: 10-Minute Meditation

Mothers sacrifice sleep, diet, love life to care for their kids. Take a moment to pause and recalibrate yourself for better balance.
(http://www.yogajournal.com/meditation/meditation-self-care-mothers/)


Institute of Noetic Sciences, Mindful Motherhood Online Course

Mindfulness can help you meet the challenge and approach each day with your new baby with open eyes and an open heart. Mindful Motherhood teaches you how mindfulness practices can be integrated into your everyday life during pregnancy and early motherhood to help you stay balanced, healthy, and connected with your baby, even in difficult moments.
(http://www.noetic.org/mindful-motherhood-0)


Mind Body Green's 5 Tips to Teach Children Mindfulness & Meditation

There is an increasing interest in teaching children these methods to help them relax, de-stress and learn how to connect to their own inner source of calm. 
(http://www.mindbodygreen.com/0-5480/5-Tips-to-Teach-Children-Mindfulness-Meditation.html)


The Art of Living's 5 Reasons Why Children Should Meditate​

It’s time to give them the best gift of their life – something which they will cherish lifelong and be grateful, for it will change their life for the better. A simple yet very effective technique called meditation - one of the most valuable skills we can teach our children.
(http://www.artofliving.org/meditation/meditation-for-you/why-should-children-meditate​)