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Babysitting: Caring for Kids With Medical Conditions

Babysitting: Caring for Kids With Medical Conditions

Resources

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OrganizationAmerican Diabetes Association (ADA)
http://www.diabetes.org
The ADA website includes news, information, tips, and recipes for people with diabetes.

Web SiteAmerican Red Cross Babysitter's Training Course
http://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/babysitting-child-care
Designed for 11- to 15-year-olds, the babysitter's training course can help you care for children and infants, make good decisions, solve problems, be a good leader, and more.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
http://www.aaaai.org/
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology offers up-to-date information and a find-an-allergist search tool.

OtherSickle Cell Information Center
http://www.scinfo.org
The mission of this site is to provide patient and professional education, news, research updates, and sickle cell resources.

OrganizationUnited Cerebral Palsy
http://www.ucp.org
This organization provides information about cerebral palsy (CP) as well as new research and therapies.




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