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Nursing Resources: Child Health

Nursing (and other allied health) students will find the resources in this guide helpful for investigating and/or researching topics and issues in the field of nursing.


BAM! Body and Mind Interactive site for children that covers topics like health, nutrition, and safety from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Interactive site for teenage girls that covers areas like relationships, fitness, feelings, and nutrition. Maintained by the Office on Women's Health, a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Go Ask Alice! Focused on older teens and college students. Cover's general health, nutrition, drugs and alcohol, and more. Maintained by a team with advanced degrees in fields such as medicine, counseling, public health, and health education. Education Government information on education including primary, secondary, and higher education. 
Kids Quest Provides basic facts about mental disorders, ADHD, autism. Most areas have a people page that gives names of famous people who have been diagnosed with the disorder.
Information on areas of children's health and development. Site has pages for parents, kids, and teenagers that contains movies and quizzes. Created by the Nemours Foundation.


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