Healthy Growth and Development

Healthy Wisconsin 2020-Healthy growth and development - pdf

Abstracts, Articles, Citations, and Searches
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010 - Disability and Secondary Conditions
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010 - Health Communications

Community Guideline Adolescent Health
Community Guideline Birth Defects

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free. See Social/ Family issues.

State of Wisconsin

Health and Human Services
With comprehensive medical and essential human services including family services, health-care benefits and child services, Wisconsin actively seeks to provide a healthy environment for all its citizens.

Health and Safety
Learn about the health and safety resources available from state agencies or get vital records and valuable information about community services. Your questions are answered here.

NIH Senior Health
Sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, NIHSeniorHealth is an easy-to-use website featuring basic health and wellness information for older adults. Use the buttons at the top of each page to make the text bigger, change text color, or hear the text read aloud.

From the Nemor’s Foundation for Children’s Health Media, Kidshealth has information you can trust about kids and teens that's free of "doctor speak." KidsHealth has information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years including emotional and behavioral, growth and development, nutrition and fitness, pregnancy and newborn, and positive parenting.

CDC Learn the Signs Act Early
Find information on children’s milestones, facts, free materials, and information for families, health providers, and educators.

CDC Parent Portal
Welcome to the CDC Parent Portal! Here you will find a wealth of information from across all of CDC, covering everything from safety at home and the community to immunization schedules and developmental milestones. Let the CDC Parent Portal help you keep your child healthy and safe!

CDC Videos for Parents
Topics include swimming, immunizations, and hand washing.

PBS Parents
Welcome to PBS Parents, the trusted online resource that's filled with information about your child’s development from birth through the early school years. Created with input from experts in child psychology, early childhood education, media and other fields, PBS Parents provides the answers you need to be your child’s first, best teacher.

Wisconsin Birth to 3 Program

Wisconsin Children and Youth with Special Needs
Promoting quality care for children and youth with special health care needs in Wisconsin. Program Goal is to assure that children and youth with special health care needs are: identified early, receive high quality coordinated care, and their families receive the supports they need.

Teens/Young Adults
Find information and videos for children on teens about self esteem, bullying, health, emotions, financial literacy, etc. You may need to use your public library card to access the databases.

Center for Young Women’s Health
The Center for Young Women’s Health is a collaboration between the Division of Adolescent & Young Adult Medicine and the Division of Gynecology, Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA. The website’s top-level topics are nutrition and fitness, sexuality and health, development, gynecology, and emotional health. Most content is available in both English and Spanish. Features include a blog by youth advisors and mentors, online chats with experts, quizzes, and parent guides.

Go Ask Alice!
Go Ask Alice! is a question-and-answer resource produced by the Alice! Health Promotion Program, a division of Health Services at Columbia University, New York, NY. Developed for Columbia students, it offers information for responsible decision making. Topics include relationships; sexuality; sexual, emotional, and general health; fitness; nutrition; and alcohol, nicotine, and other drugs.

Young Men’s Health
This is the male counterpart of the Center for Young Women’s Health site (above), from the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA. Top-level topics are the same except for gynecology, and there are some reciprocal links between “guys’” and “girls’” versions of the same material. The young men’s site lacks Spanish content and some of its counterpart’s other features.

Wisconsin’s Well Women Program
The Wisconsin Well Woman Program (WWWP) provides preventive health screening services to women with little or no health insurance coverage. Well Woman pays for mammograms, Pap tests, certain other health screenings, and multiple sclerosis testing for women with high risk signs of multiple sclerosis. The program is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Division of Public Health, and is available in all 72 Wisconsin Counties and 11 tribes (PDF, 26 KB). Well Woman pays for certain screenings for some of the most common women's health concerns

Women’s Health
The Office on Women's Health (OWH) vision is to ensure that "All Women and Girls are Healthier and Have a Better Sense of Well Being." Its mission is to "provide leadership to promote health equity for women and girls through sex/gender-specific approaches."

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Baby Health Checkup
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Infant and Newborn Development
Men’s Health
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Senior’s Health
Talking with your Doctor
Teen Development
Toddler Health
Women’s Health
Women’s Health Checkup

SPIRAL Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages
Men’s Health
Senior’s Health
Women’s Health