The American Academy of Pediatrics website is a great place to go for the most recent information on all kinds of topics, including breastfeeding, giving medication to children safely, and whether or not your child should be using electronic devices. Get informed here.
Do you have a concern about your child’s development? Does your child have a learning disability or a developmental delay? Do you need to find a supportive community? Check out the University of Iowa's Center for Disabilities and Development or the National Center for Learning Disabilities.
Having a toddler or preschooler means that at some point, you will have discipline issues. Two of the best gifts you can give your children is teaching them to respect limits, and helping them learn how to handle and express strong emotions. Actually doing that is sometimes very difficult. If you would like a handy guide on handling all the discipline challenges that come your way, check out this link for step-by-step articles on many discipline topics.
Are you looking for information about childhood immunizations or other Public Health services? Visit the Henry County Community Health website or call 319.385.6724.
Family Nutrition Program - Free nutrition and cooking classes focusing on saving time and money. Learn more here.
Iowa Poison Control Center - Click here or call 1-800-222-1222.
Want to know if your child's toy has been recalled? Visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission website.
Find a variety of great articles, blogs and more at the National Association for the Education of Young Children website.