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Educational resources

Novant Health Township Pediatrics wants you to have the information you need to make informed decisions about your child's medical care. Feel free to ask questions of anyone in our clinic. Also, explore the resources on this page to learn more about a variety of pediatric health topics. Please note: these sites are not maintained by Novant Health, so we cannot guarantee their accuracy.

American Academy of Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics offers information about ongoing medical concerns as well as about health issues you might have seen recently in the news.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the foremost authority on diseases and communicable illnesses that can affect children.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia allows parents to research information about diseases and conditions affecting children and adolescents. 

Immunization Action Coalition

The Immunization Action Coalition is dedicated to informing and educating parents about the effectiveness and safety of vaccines.

Safe Kids Charlotte Mecklenburg

Looking for ways to keep your children healthy and free from injury? Safe Kids Charlotte Mecklenburg is a local resource that can help.

Car safety

From correctly installing infant seats to keeping teens safe behind the wheel, safercar.gov offers information about keeping your family safe in vehicles. Also, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration can help when choosing your next family car or learning how to be safer in the one you have.