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Tips From School Nurses on Keeping Kids Healthy

Tips From School Nurses on Keeping Kids Healthy


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OrganizationCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC (the national public health institute of the United States) promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.

Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
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.

OrganizationNational Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
NIMH offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses, and supports research to help those with mental illness.

Web SiteMedlinePlus
Information from the U.S. National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, and other government agencies and health organizations. Features information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and health news.

OrganizationNational Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH is an Agency under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and offers health information and scientific resources.

Mayo Clinic Health Information's website offers health information, and self-improvement and disease management tools.

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