General Resources

Healthy Children  (also available en Español)

Heading Home With Your Newborn:  From Birth to Reality, by Drs. Jana & Shu

Your Baby's First Year, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Caring for Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Caring for Your School Age Child, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Caring for Your Teenager, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

First Aid/Emergencies

Please dial 911 in an actual emergency

Regional Center for Poison Control and Prevention

Infant CPR:  Birth to Age 1, video by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (also available en Españolباللغه العربيه)

Child CPR:  Age 1 to Age 12video by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (also available en Españolباللغه العربيه)

Adult CPR:  Age 12 and Overvideo by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (also available en Españolباللغه العربيه)

Medication Dosing

Acetaminophen (Tylenol)

Ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil)

Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)

Loratadine (Claritin)

Cetirizine (Zyrtec)

Illness

Symptom Checker (also available en Español)

The Big Book of Symptoms, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

My Child is Sick!, by Barton D. Schmitt

Vaccines

The Vaccine Education Center of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Shot By Shot -- Stories of Vaccine-Preventable Disease

Immunizations & You

Nutrition

The New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding, by Dr. Meek

Food Fights, by Drs. Jana & Shu

Nutrition:  What Every Parent Needs to Know, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition

Exercise

Let's Move!

HealthWorks! Youth Fitness, videos by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Toilet Training

Guide to Toilet Training, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Waking Up Dry:  A Guide to Help Children Overcome Bedwetting, by Dr. Bennett

Discipline and Development

Ask the Mediatrician:  Center for Media and Child Health

The Wonder Years, by Dr. Altmann

1-2-3 Magic:  Effective Discipline for Children 2-12, by Dr. Phelan

Positive Discipline: The First Three Years, by Jane Nelsen

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers, by Jane Nelsen

Positive Discipline for Teenagers, by Jane Nelsen and Lynn Lott

Building Resilience in Children and Teens, by Dr. Ginsburg

Raising Kids to Thrive, by Dr. Ginsburg

Puberty

The Care and Keeping of You, Volume One, by Valorie Schaefer (American Girl Series)

The Care and Keeping of You, Volume Two, by Dr. Natterson (American Girl Series)

Boy's Guide to Becoming a Teen, by the American Medical Association

Special Conditions

Food Allergy Research and Education

ADHD:  What Every Parent Needs to Know, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Autism Spectrum Disorders:  What Every Parent Needs to Know, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Raising Twins, by Dr. Flais

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit:  What Every Parent Needs to Know, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Allergies and Asthma:  What Every Parent Needs to Know, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Positive Discipline for Children with Special Needs, by Jane Nelsen and Steven Foster