Links to Resources

Keep your child and family healthy! Use the tools below to stay up to date on the latest health and medication news. For any questions, call Mabel at 477-1626.

HOT TOPICS

Reports of a Severe Respiratory Illness on the Rise

According to the CDC- Centers for Disease Control, the best practice is prevention by handwashing and covering our mouths and noses when we cough and sneeze.

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POISON

For advice if someone is poisoned, call your local Poison Center at 1-800-222-1222.

RECALLS

    • The latest recalls on household products, self-care products, pet products, car products and more from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: http://hpd.nlm.nih.gov/index.htm

FLU INFORMATION

For information on flu symptoms, vaccines, prevention and treatment, and facts for parents: http://www.flu.gov/

HOTLINES

A comprehensive list of health information hotline telephone numbers: http://www.nih.gov/health/infoline.htm

MEDLINE PLUS

Information on diseases, conditions, and medications: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/

HEALTH TOPICS

A comprehensive listing of health topics and information, including children’s health: http://health.nih.gov/#content

Lice: https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/from-insects-animals/Pages/Signs-of-Lice.aspx

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HEALTH AND MEDICATION INFORMATION

Health information from A to Z from the National Institutes of Health of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: http://www.nih.gov/

MONTHLY NEWSLETTER

For a variety of articles and information on health: http://newsinhealth.nih.gov/

NUTRITION AND WELLNESS

For information on maintaining nutrition and wellness: http://www.choosemyplate.gov/


LEAD

FDA Warns Against Using Magellan Diagnostics LeadCare Testing Systems with Blood Obtained from a Vein: FDA Safety Communication

FDA warns Americans about risk of inaccurate results from certain lead tests