Health Infomation

Health Information

Dr. Ayman knows that from time to time you have questions about your child’s health. To help answer some of these questions, he has collected links to a wide range of health topics and presented them here.


American Academy of Pediatrics website for parents


Kids health organization

Great resource for parents, kids, and teens with information about various health related issues.


Cincinnati Children’s Hospital


Allergies and Asthma

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology


National Heart. Lung, and Blood Institute

Provides information about Asthma (causes, symptoms, treatment)



Autism Now Center

Provides high quality resources and information in core areas across the lifespan to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and other developmental disabilities, their families, caregivers, and professional in the field.


The Arc

Promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and actively supports their full inclusion and participation in the community throughout their lifetimes.


Autism Society

Improving the lives of all affected by autism.


Autism Speaks:

Is dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.




Women’s health

General breastfeeding information:


Answers to FAQ regarding breastfeeding from the AAP 



Kids health

Feeling and emotions – Dealing with Bullies


Common Cold

Information for parents about the common cold



General Information about Influenza.




A great website helping New dad’s prepare for their little one.



Zero to Three



Positive Discipline

One strategy per week for 52 weeks.


Aha! Parenting

How to Set Effective Limits.


Kids Health

Disciplining Your Child (recommendations for each age/stage).



Information for parents about measles from


Facts about measles and the MMR vaccine from the American Academy of Pediatrics.



Choose my plate

Great resource to better understand nutritional recommendations.


Calculate your child’s BMI.


Healthy Vegetarian Info for teenagers (and their parents).


We Can (Ways to Enhance Children’s Activity and Nutrition).


Tips to increase variety in your child’s diet.



Web Med Great

Articles relevant to whatever age/stage your child is going through.


Center for disease control and prevention

Positive Parenting Tips for each stage of development.


Secrets to a Smarter Baby.


Aha! Parenting

Tips for Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child.


Potty Training

Two Peds in a Pod






Positional Plagiocephaly




Summer Safety


Summer Safety from the AAP.


Kids Health

Sunburn treatment.


Insect repellant information.


Heat related illness and how to prevent it.


Tick Removal.



Resource for teens to explore issues they are challenged with (health, school, nutrition, friends, etc.).


Health information for preteen and teen girls (and their parents).






Answers to many “hot topics” and FAQ about vaccines and vaccine safety from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.


CDC vaccine information.


AAP immunization website.


Great PBS video about vaccines – how they work, why they are important, and what are the side effects.



Acne myths