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Health & Wellness

Kids and Teens

Kidshealth.org
The premier online resource for children’s health information, including sections for parents, kids and teens. Información en español.
Healthy Children
Comprehensive information for parents on children’s health from prenatal until adulthood, covering diseases, staying healthy, mental and social concerns, school problems, and safety, from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Girlshealth.gov
Reliable, useful information on health topics for girls ages 10 to 16 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health.
MedlinePlus: Teen Health
Trustworthy information on teen health topics from the National Library of Medicine.
FamilyDoctor
Health information for the whole family from the American Academy of Family Physicians. 
Tips for Talking With and Helping Children and Youth Cope After a Disaster or Traumatic Event
A printable guide for parents, caregivers and teachers from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
PBS: Talking With Kids About News
Strategies for discussing today's headlines – from war, violence and terrorists to the latest storm. Learn how to calm kids' fears.

NIH News in Health Special Issue - Parenting 

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