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(University of Cincinnati) -- Includes periodicals (indexing to over 150 titles with selective indexing and full text of health-related articles from over 2500 general interest periodicals), pamphlets (full text coverage of over 500 medical education pamphlets) and reference books (full text coverage of Mosby's Medical Dictionary, The People's Book of Medical Texts, Oryx Press Consumer Health Information Source Book, USPDI Drug Information in Lay Language, and Columbia University Complete Home Medical Guide.

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American Academy of Pediatrics – Developmental Stages
American Academy of Pediatrics – Develomental Stages offers a list of family, community and general milestone resources according to the child’s age level. The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
HealthyChildren.org - What are Some of the Developmental Milestones My Child Should Reach by Three Months of Age?
HealthyChildren.org - What are Some of the Developmental Milestones My Child Should Reach by Three Months of Age? is an American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) article that discusses a list of movement, visual and hearing, social and emotional, and developmental milestones to look for as an infant looses many of their newborn reflexes, and acquires more voluntary control of their body. HealthyChildren.org offers trustworthy, up-to-the-minute health care information and guidance for parents and caregivers, supported by 60,000 pediatricians.
KidsHealth (Growth and Development)
KidsHealth (Growth and Development) provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens. This website is part of the Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, and its articles, animations, games, and other content go through a rigorous medical review by pediatricians and other medical experts. The growth and development portion will help parents understand, and deal with their child's changing body and mind from infancy through the teen years.
PBS Parents - The ABC's of Child Development: Developmental Milestones For Your Child's First Five Years
PBS Parents - The ABC's of Child Development: Developmental Milestones For Your Child's First Five Years is an informational website that offers a chart to help parents follow their child's journey. While their pathways through childhood differ, most pass a set of predictable milestones along the way. The chart is divided into four developmental milestone areas: Physical Development, Social and Emotional Development, Thinking, and Communication Skills
PBS Parents - Child Development Tracker: Developmental Milestones
PBS Parents - Child Development Tracker: Developmental Milestones: is an informational website that helps parents explore childhood development stages for one through nine-year-olds. PBS Parents is created with input from experts in child psychology, early childhood education, media and other fields. PBS Parents strives to provide the answers parents need to be their child’s first, best teacher.