The following links are excellent resources for more information on your child’s health:
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The AAP is an organization of 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.
This site is designed as a Pediatrician’s guide to your children’s health and safety, to help supplement the information that you receive from your child’s physician, with a special emphasis on better health through preventative care.
Texas Children’s Hospital
The Texas Children’s Hospital is an internationally recognized full-care pediatric hospital located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston. One of the largest pediatric hospital in the United States, Texas Children’s Hospital is dedicated to providing the finest possible pediatric patient care, education and research.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC is one of the 13 major operating components of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which is the principal agency in the United States government for protecting the health and safety of all Americans and for providing essential human services, especially for those people who are least able to help themselves.
Up to date information from the United States Center for Disease Control regarding Zika virus. This link contains important information regarding travel advisories, mode of transmission, symptoms/treatment and how to avoid contracting the virus. Please review this information for any questions you may have. Our staff refers to this website for all information regarding Zika virus.