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Web SiteGirlsHealth.gov
http://www.girlshealth.govThis link will open in a new window.
GirlsHealth.gov, developed by the U.S. Office on Women's Health, offers girls between the ages of 10 and 16 information about growing up, food and fitness, and relationships.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
http://www.aacap.orgThis link will open in a new window.
AACAP offers up-to-date information on child and adolescent development and issues.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
http://www.aap.orgThis link will open in a new window.
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.

OrganizationAmerican Medical Association (AMA)
http://www.ama-assn.orgThis link will open in a new window.
The AMA is leading meaningful innovation to enable a better health care system for patients, physicians and the country.

Web SiteAdolescent Health Transition Project
http://depts.washington.edu/healthtrThis link will open in a new window.
This is a health and transition resource for adolescents with special health care needs, chronic illnesses, and physical or developmental disabilities.