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.
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.
Improving the lives of all affected by autism.
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.
General breastfeeding information:
Answers to FAQ regarding breastfeeding from the AAP
Feeling and emotions – Dealing with Bullies
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
One strategy per week for 52 weeks.
How to Set Effective Limits.
Disciplining Your Child (recommendations for each age/stage).
Information for parents about measles from kidshealth.org.
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.
Tips for Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child.
Two Peds in a Pod
Summer Safety from the AAP.
Insect repellant information.
Heat related illness and how to prevent it.
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.