Parent and Patient Library

Our Collection of Selected Handouts on Childhood Medical Conditions

  • Please be patient while more topics are added. Most of the topics presented on the website of Atlantic Pediatrics RI are child behavioral in nature.
  • If you do not see the subject in which you are interested, such as diseases or illness information, we offer links to other reputable medical websites to gather more information. Please understand that these websites are independent of Atlantic Pediatrics RI, and we take no responsibility for the content or information contained therein.
  •, presented by the American Academy of Pediatrics, is the newest and best site for advice for parents.
  • provides access to a wide database on child health topics.
  •, run by the Nemours Foundation, the site is an excellent source for parents.
  • Children’s Hospital of Boston is a more local resource for patient and parent information.
  • U.S. Centers for Disease Control provides the best vaccine information.

Behavior and Development Issues