Health Topics

Select from the health topics listed below or use the search field.

If you would like more information on a health topic than what is currently offered on our website, please look at the American Academy of Pediatrics website for parents, www.healthychildren.org.


Infant Health Topics

  1. Bathing
  2. Bowel Movements
  3. Breast Area Care
  4. Brushing Teeth
  5. Car Seat Guidelines
  6. Constipation Infant*
  7. Cord Blood Banking FAQs
  8. Cradle Cap
  9. Crossed Eyes
  10. Crusty Eyes and Blocked Tear Ducts
  11. Crying
  12. Diaper Rash
  13. Feeding – Breastfeeding
  14. Feeding – Infant Formula
  15. Feeding – Solid Foods
  16. Feeding a Newborn – General Information
  17. Fontanelle and Skull Sutures
  18. Genital Care for Females
  19. Genital Care for Males
  20. Jaundice
  21. Nasal Congestion
  22. Plagiocephaly
  23. Premature Babies
  24. Premature Babies: Health Issues
  25. Skin
  26. Sleep Strategies for Newborns
  27. Sleeping
  28. Swaddling Your Baby
  29. Teething
  30. Umbilical Cord
  31. Walkers

    General Health Topics

  1. Athletics/Sports Injury Prevention
  2. Acne
  3. ADHD Vanderbilt Survey
  4. AeroChamber
  5. Allergic Reactions
  6. Allergy Advice
  7. Anticipatory Guidelines and Developmental Milestones
  8. Asthma Action Plan
  9. Asthma Control Test
  10. Bacterial Endocarditis
  11. Bedwetting Alarm
  12. Bronchiolitis
  13. Cold Medicine Experts
  14. Cold, Cough, and Nasal Congestion
  15. Compounded Medications Pricing
  16. Concussions
  17. Conjunctivitis
  18. Constipation*
  19. Coxsackie (Herpangina)
  20. Creatine use by adolescents not recommended due to limited data
  21. Croup
  22. Dental Tips
  23. Dermabond Care
  24. Diarrhea
  25. Disciplining
  26. Dry Skin/Mild Eczema
  27. Ear Infections
  28. Eczema
  29. Fever
  30. Fever Suppository Use
  31. Food Allergy Action Plan
  32. Habit Reversal
  33. Hand Foot Mouth Syndrome/Herpangina
  34. Head Injury
  35. Headaches and Migraines
  36. Insect Bites
  37. Lactose Intolerance
  38. Lice Treatment
  39. Medication Dosing Chart – Common OTC Medication
  40. Molluscum Contagiosum
  41. Nursemaid’s Elbow
  42. Nut and Peanut Allergy
  43. Obesity
  44. PDD (Pervasive Developmental Disorder) Packet
  45. Pertussis or Whooping Cough Booster (Tdap Vaccine)
  46. Picky Eaters Handout
  47. Poisoning
  48. Rash
  49. SCAT 3 Concussion Survey (Ages 13 and over)
  50. SCAT 3 Concussion Survey (Ages 5-12)
  51. School Exclusion Criteria: Signs and Symptoms (AAP)
  52. School Return Policy After an Illness (General Guidelines)
  53. Sports Injuries
  54. Strep Throat
  55. Summer Suggestions
  56. Suture Care
  57. Swimmer’s Ear
  58. Talking to Kids Tip Sheet
  59. Temper Tantrums
  60. Toilet Training Packet
  61. Torticollis
  62. Traveling to Developing Countries
  63. Traveling to S.E. Asia
  64. Vaccine Websites
  65. Vaccines Fact & Fiction
  66. VIS (Vaccine Information Statements)
  67. Vomiting
  68. Wart Treatment
  69. Wheezing or Asthma Overview