- Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford-Normal Newborn
A newborn baby brings many joys as well as many questions. Along with the happiness parents feel with the birth of their child, they often have concerns about his or her health and how to properly care for their child.
- Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford-Pregnancy & Childbirth
More than four million babies will be born in the US this year alone. Now more than ever, mothers-to-be have access to current information, advanced technologies, and skilled medical personnel to help them plan for a healthy pregnancy and childbirth.
- Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford-Common Childhood Injuries and Poisonings
Children's work is their play - and play includes many fun types of activities that also put them at risk for injury, such as running, climbing, swimming, biking, and sports. Minor accidents and injuries are part of childhood and growing up. For parents and caregivers, knowing what to do when minor injuries occur is an important part of caring for a child.
- Harvard Health Publications-Harvard Medical School
Harvard Health Publications is the media and publishing division of the Harvard Medical School of Harvard University. The goal of our publications is to bring people around the world the most current health information that is authoritative, trustworthy, and accessible, drawing on the expertise of the 10,000+ faculty physicians at Harvard Medical School.
- CDC Child Development
The early years of a child's life are very important for his or her health and development. Parents, health professionals, educators, and others can work together as partners to help children grow up to reach their full potential.
- Child & Family Webguide-Tufts University
Expert Reviewed Sites On Children and Families.
The WebGuide is a directory that evaluates, describes and provides links to hundreds of sites containing child development research and practical advice. Topics are selected on the basis of parent recommendations; they cover all ages, from early child development through adolescence.
- NIH MedlinePlus
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
A project of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health
- Mayo Clinic Diseases and Conditions
Comprehensive guides on hundreds of conditions.
When making decisions about your health, it’s important to know where to go to get the latest, most reliable information. healthfinder.gov has resources on a wide range of health topics selected from approximately 1,400 government and non-profit organizations to bring you the best, most reliable health information on the Internet.
- Social Security Administration Popular Baby Names
Popular baby names.
Everything you wanted to know about baby names.
Everything you wanted to know about pregnancy, childbirth and your newborn. Courtesy of Disney.
- Consumer Product Safety Commission
Look for brochures on product safety, guidelines for purchasing items like cribs and strollers and product recall information.
- Johns Hopkins Health Library
Guide to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of conditions from A to Z.
- March of Dimes
We help moms have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. If something goes wrong, we offer information and comfort to families. We research the problems that threaten our babies and work on preventing them.
- Kidshealth.org parents homepage
KidsHealth is the #1 most-visited website for children's health and development. You're now in the Parents area. At the bottom of each article, you'll find links to related features created for kids and teens.
- InteliHealth/Children's Health
Guiding and keeping your child healthy.
Pregnancy, babies, common pediatric conditions and more. Breaks down symptoms and helps you know when your child needs to see a doctor.
- NDHealth.gov baby and new mother fact sheets
Baby and new mother fact sheets on numerous issues such as SIDS, thrush, etc.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
From the food you eat, to the air you breathe, to staying safe wherever you are, CDC′s mission touches all aspects of daily life. CDC researchers, scientists, doctors, nurses, economists, communicators, educators, technologists, epidemiologists and many other professionals all contribute their expertise to improving public health.
Welcome to pregnancy! This is the start of an incredible journey. To help you along, we offer info on pregnancy symptoms, weight gain and nutrition, what's safe during pregnancy and what's not, pregnancy stages, labor and delivery, and more -- plus how to sift through all those baby names to find the perfect one.
- Johnson's Baby Bathtime Learning Center
- Johnson's Baby Care Library
Baby articles & resources.
- Pampers Diapers, Baby Care, and Parenting Information
You'll hear a lot of different advice about motherhood. In the end, no one knows your baby like you do. Trust your instincts. And remember what really matters to your
baby is love, sleep and play.
- North Dakota Department of Health: Parenting the First Year Magazine
Parenting the First Year offers suggestions and resources that will help you learn as your baby grows.
- North Dakota Department of Health: Pregnancy Fact Sheets
The Optimal Pregnancy Outcome Program is a primary prevention program designed to empower pregnant women to make informed, healthy lifestyle choices to ensure that they give birth to healthy babies.
- North Dakota Department of Health: Family Health
The Division of Family Health administers state and federal programs designed to improve the health of North Dakota families. The division provides funding, technical assistance, training, needs assessment, educational materials and other resources to local public health units, schools and other public and private entities that offer health services in North Dakota communities.
- North Dakota Century Code
The North Dakota Century Code on this website contain currently effective laws of North Dakota. The North Dakota Century Code is the codification of general and permanent law.
- Mayo Clinic Healthy Lifestyles
Includes life stages on pregnancy, infant, toddler and children's health.
- Child Care Aware of North Dakota
A program of Lutheran Social Services in western North Dakota and Lakes & Prairies Community Action Partnership in eastern North Dakota