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  • Patient Education Handouts
    Crying
    Developmental Milestones
    Family
    Temper Tantrums
    Behavior Problems
    ... the age of crawling. Hearing "no" occasionally is good for children. Children need external controls until they develop self-control and self-discipline. Your child will still love you if you say "no" to him. If your kids like you all the time, you’re not being a good parent. Require...
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    Extended Library
    ... PDF file size: 1.34 MB PDF pages: 1 (original size is 11"x17") A poster developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Communications and Media to promote HealthyChildren.org/MediaUsePlan –– a new interactive online tool for parents. The poster also highlights ways...
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    Special Needs
    Managing Chronic Health Needs in Child Care and Schools
    ... Children have developmental delay when they do not attain the skills that typically developing children acquire at a certain age. Child development is a process that involves learning and mastering skills such as sitting, rolling over, walking, understanding, and talking. Typically...
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    Adolescents
    Autism
    School-aged Children
    Special Needs
    Students
    Autism Spectrum Disorder Toolkit
    Adolescents and School-aged Children
    Behavioral and Psychosocial Issues
    ... Inclusion describes an approach toward education that allows children who require additional educational services to receive those supports in regular classrooms with typically developing peers. The goal of inclusion is for all children and youth with disabilities to attend school in the least...
  • Patient Education Handouts
    Developmental Milestones
    Home Safety
    Surgery
    ... Although your baby's feet will develop just as well without footwear, walking barefoot may not always be possible. Shoes should be worn to protect your baby's feet when cruising or walking outside, or on uneven, hot, or cold surfaces. Shoes, socks, and footed pajamas should have wiggle room and...
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    Autism
    Emergencies
    Autism Spectrum Disorder Toolkit
    Behavioral and Psychosocial Issues
    Safety and Prevention
    ... Family handout from Autism: Caring for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Resource Toolkit for Clinicians, 2nd Edition, developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Council on Children With Disabilities Autism Subcommittee (ASC). CONTENTS This editable form can be used...
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    Diabetes
    Nutrition
    Obesity
    Pediatric Care
    Pediatric Subspecialists
    Puberty
    Special Needs
    Steroids
    Students
    Pediatric Subspecialists
    .... Problems seen by pediatric endocrinologists are often quite different from those commonly seen by endocrinologists who care for adults. Special training in pediatric conditions as they relate to growth and development is important. Hormonal problems are often present for life. Pediatric endocrinologists...
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    Nutrition
    Extended Library
    ... It’s important to know that for the first year of life your baby will still get most of her nutrition from breast milk or formula — even after she starts eating solid foods. Starting solid foods is an important part of your baby’s development. Use these tips to start solid foods off...
  • Patient Education Handouts
    Autism
    Pediatric Care
    Autism Spectrum Disorder Toolkit
    Behavioral and Psychosocial Issues
    Promoting Pediatric Care
    ... may also be ordered to find the cause of regression (loss) or slowing of developmental milestones. About one-third of children who are diagnosed with an ASD appear to develop normally and then lose skills or stop developing new skills for a while. Autism regression often happens between 15 and 24...
  • Patient Education Handouts
    Eye Health
    Lazy Eye
    Learning Disabilities
    ... vision problems and information on various eye conditions. A baby’s vision develops quickly during the first year of life. Newborns can see large shapes and faces, as well as bright colors. By 3 to 4 months, most babies can focus on a variety of smaller objects and tell the difference...
  • Patient Education Handouts
    Puberty
    Skin - Localized Symptoms
    ... cancer. Here is some care advice that should help. Reassure Your Daughter: Tell her that this is normal sign of puberty. If the breast bud is only on 1 side, the other side will soon develop. This happens in about 2 to 3 months. Treatment : No treatment is needed. Avoid...
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    Back Health
    Eating Disorders
    Physical Activity
    Sports
    Injury Prevention
    ... Female athlete triad refers to the combination of 3 medical conditions—energy availability, menstrual problems, and weak bones—seen in competitive female athletes. Prevention of the female athlete triad is important because the triad can interfere with normal growth and development, cause...
  • Patient Education Handouts
    Newborns
    SIDS
    Sleeping
    .... Parents and caregivers often worry about the baby developing a flat spot on the back of the head because of sleeping on the back. Though it is possible for a baby to develop a flat spot on the head, it usually rounds out as they grow older and sit up. There are ways to reduce the risk of the baby...
  • Patient Education Handouts
    Autism
    Communication
    Developmental Milestones
    Speech Development
    ... there are concerns about delays in development. Children develop at different rates, but they usually are able to do certain things at certain ages. Following are general developmental milestones. Keep in mind that they are only guidelines. If you have any questions about your baby's development...
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    Hearing Screening
    Newborns
    ... learn is through hearing. If they have problems with hearing and do not receive the right treatment and early intervention services, babies will have trouble with speech and language development. Some parents think they would be able to tell if their baby could not hear. This is not always the case...