Parenting can be a very challenging endeavor. Children don’t come with operating instructions. Every child at one time or another becomes ill or encounters behavioral challenges.

Recommended helpful information

Symptom Checker
Our Symptom Checker helps parents learn what they can do at home to manage illnesses, when to go to the doctor, and what signals they need for immediate medical attention.

Useful Links
Web links are provided to websites relating to children’s immunizations as well as to pages within specific sites on a variety of pediatric topics.

Recommended Reading
A list of classic and new books on an array of health and parenting topics.

Community Resources
Local community resources, including parents’ groups, lactation specialists, and information on developmental evaluations.