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Health


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Kids and Teens Health



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American SIDS Institute

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

These sites provide information about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, as well as prevention techniques and support groups.


Child and Family Web Guide

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

Developed by Tufts University, this site describes and evaluates web sites that contain research-based information about child development. Categories include education and learning, health and mental health, family and parenting, and typical development.


Children With Diabetes

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

This site is chock-full of information for kids, teens, and parents concerning every aspect of diabetes treatment and control.


dr greene.com

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

Dr. Greene, a pediatrician in San Francisco, offers practical information on keeping kids healthy.


FDA Kids Home Page

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

A kid web page created by the FDA, this site offers sections on food safety. Other interesting features are drug definitions of the contents of the home medicine cabinet, as well as information on diseases that people get vaccinated against. "YORICK" the bionic skeleton explains the working of mechanical parts. A top-notch site.


Healthfinder® for Kids

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

Developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, healthfinder® for KIDS lists health Web sites suitable for children in categories such as Cool and Uncool Stuff, Games, Safe Surfing, and Art Contest. It is an extensive and well organized Web site resource list from a reputable source.


Kids Understanding AIDS

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

This is an AIDS handbook for middle school kids, written by their peers. Prevention, transmission, symptoms and treatment are discussed, as well as the workings of the immune system.


KidsHealth

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

Resources for children, parents, and professionals on children's health issues.


Kidshealth For Kids

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

This site has a series of pull-down menus dealing with a series of topics. Featured are sections on aches and pains, healthy recipes, and feelings.


Kidshealth For Teens

Subject:

Health


Category:

Kids and Teens Health


Description:

Teens can use this site to find information on eating disorders, healthy snacks, moods, feelings and a question and answer format dealing with sexuality. (a less graphic version than Go ASK ALICE)




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