Kyran Quinlan, MD, FAAP, provides helpful advice to parents on keeping kids safe around pools.
Dr. Cynthia LaBella explains the AAP recommendations to prevent cheerleading injuries.
Preventing ACL Injury
Increasing numbers of young athletes, especially girls, are tearing their anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL.
Each year, more than 70,000 children go to the ER because of an accidental overdose involving medicine. One common reason? The everyday household spoon.
To answer parents' questions about their children's vaccines, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) offers a collection of interviews with pediatricians, researchers, advocates and other parents.
The AAP has assembled a collection of photos of vaccine-preventable diseases to help journalists reporting on stories on infectious diseases and immunization.
Photos are available for the president, president-elect and immediate past president of the AAP.