Health Information Resources

Resources

Helpful Links

Symptom Checker- Interactive Tool
Acetaminophen-Dosage -Table -Tylenol Dosage Chart
Ibuprofen-Dosage-Table - Motrin/Advil Dosage Chart
Children's Health Topics - American Academy of Pediatrics
Car Seat Recommendation- Find a certified car seat inspection station
La Leche League International - Breastfeeding Information
Tipp Safety Counseling - Injury Prevention Program
Consumer Product Safety - Information on product recalls
CDC Traveler's Health - Information on required vaccines and mediacations for travelers
Calorie King - Learn about the calorie content of the foods you eat at restaurants
BMI Calculator - Caculate your Body Mass Index
My Plate - Find your meal plan

Community Resources

Alameda County Child Care Planning Council

Contra Costa Health Services

Recommended Reading

  • New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Your Baby's First Year - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Caring for Your Baby and Young Child - Birth to Age 5 - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics Immunizations & Infectious Diseases: An Informed Parent's Guide - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics The Wonder Years - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Caring for Your School Age Child - Ages 5 to 12 - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • ADHD: What Every Parent Needs To Know - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics
  • A Parent's Guide to Childhod Obesity: A Road Map to Health - Author: American Academy of Pediatrics

Recommended Immunization Schedule

Birth-15 months- Schedule for Persons Aged 0 Through 15 months • 2016
18 months-18 years- Schedule for Persons Aged 18 months Through 18 Years • 2016
Catch-up Schedule - Schedule for Persons Aged 4 Months Through 18 Years Who Start Late or Who Are More Than 1 Month Behind • 2016

Bright Futures Schedule of Visits

Periodicity Schedule - Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Healthcare

Helpful Phone Numbers

Poison Control Center: 1-800-222-1222

Seat Check - Seat Check: 1-866-SEAT-CHECK

Crisis Support Services of Alameda County - 24 hour Crisis Hotline 1-800-309-2131

Crisis Services Contra Costa County - Mental Health Crisis Services-For emergencies and referral information call1-888-678-7277 any time day or night.