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Clinical Practice and Preventive Health Guidelines

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Preventive Health Guidelines

Health Topics – National Institutes of Health

Health ConditionClinical Guideline
0-6 Years of Age Immunization Schedule CDCRecommended Immunizations

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
0-6 Years of Age Immunization Schedule CDC (Spanish)Vacunas recomendadas

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
7-18 Years of Age Immunization Schedule CDCRecommended Immunizations

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
7-18 Years of Age Immunization Schedule CDC (Spanish)Vacunas recomendadas

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Adult Immunization Schedule CDCRecommended Immunizations

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Adult Immunization Schedule CDC (Spanish)Vacunas recomendadas

Immunize.org
AsthmaAsthma Basics

American Lung Association
Alzheimer’s & DementiaBasics of Alzheimer’s Disease Brochure

Alzheimer’s Association
Blood CholesterolAbout Cholesterol

American Heart Association
CancerNational Cancer Institute Home Page

Cancer.gov
Childhood DevelopmentChildhood Development

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)Lung Health & Diseases

American Lung Association
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)What Is Coronary Heart Disease?

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
DentalMouth Healthy

American Dental Association
DiabetesDiabetes

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Domestic ViolenceViolence Against Women

WomensHealth.gov
Geriatric CareHealthy Aging

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Heart Failure (HF)Heart Failure

American Heart Association
HIV/AIDSHIV/AIDS Basics

AIDS.gov
HypertensionHigh Blood Pressure

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Preventive Guidelines 0-21Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care

American Academy of Pediatrics
Preventive Guidelines – Men, Take Charge of Your HealthMen, Take Charge of Your Health

Healthfinder.gov
Preventive Guidelines – Women: Get Your Well Woman Visit Every YearWomen: Get Your Well Woman Visit Every Year

Healthfinder.gov
Postpartum CarePostpartum Care, also called Post-Pregnancy Health

Medline Plus
Sickle CellSickle Cell Disease (SCD)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Sickle Cell-PediatricsSickle Cell Disease: Information for Parents

American Academy of Pediatrics
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services – Quit SmokingQuit Smoking

Healthfinder.gov
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Office of Disease Prevention & Health PromotionHealth Topics: Get information to help you and your loved ones stay healthy.

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
United States Preventive Services Health Task Force: A & B RecommendationsA & B Recommendations

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Vision ScreeningRecommendations for Adults 40 to 60

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Behavioral Health Resources

Health ConditionClinical Guideline
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): The Basics

National Institute of Mental Health
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) (Spanish)Trastorno de Deficit de Atencion e Hiperactividad (facil de leer)

National Institute of Mental Health
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): AdultsCould I Have Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

National Institute of Mental Health
AnxietyGeneralized Anxiety Disorder: When Worry Gets Out of Control

National Institute of Mental Health
Anxiety (Spanish)Trastorno de ansiedad generalizada

National Institute of Mental Health
Alzheimer’s/DementiaBasics of Alzheimer’s Disease Brochure

Alzheimer’s Association
Alzheimer’s/Dementia10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s Association
Alzheimer’s/Dementia (Spanish)Informacion basica sobre el Alzheimer

Alzheimer’s Association
AutismFacts About ASD

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
AutismAutism Spectrum Disorder Fact Sheet

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
AutismAutism Spectrum Disorder

National Institute of Mental Health
AutismWhat is Autism Brochure

Autism Society
AutismTrack Your Child’s Developmental Milestones

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Autism (Spanish)Trastornos del espectro autista

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Bipolar DisorderBipolar Disorder

National Institute of Mental Health
Bipolar Disorder (Spanish)Trastorno Bipolar (facil de leer)

National Institute of Mental Health
Conduct DisorderConduct Disorder

Mental Health America
Conduct Disorder (Spanish)Mental Health America

Mental Health America
DepressionDepression

National Institute of Health
DepressionDepression Fact Sheet

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Depression (Spanish)Publicaciones en Espanol

National Institute of Mental Health
Depression: PostpartumPostpartum Depression Facts

National Institute of Mental Health
Depression: Postpartum (Spanish)Informacion sobre la depresion posparto

National Institute of Mental Health
PTSD: Post-Traumatic Stress DisorderPost-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Health America
PTSD: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (Spanish)Mental Health America

Mental Health America
Rethinking Drinking:  Alcohol & Your HealthRethinking Drinking Booklet

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism
Rethinking Drinking:  Alcohol & Your Health (Spanish)Rethinking Drinking Booklet (Spanish)

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism
SchizophreniaSchizophrenia

National Institute of Mental Health
SchizophreniaSchizophrenia Facts

Mental Health America
Schizophrenia (Spanish)Esquizofrenia

National Institute of Mental Health
Schizophrenia (Spanish)Esquizofrenia: Lo Que Usted Necesita Saber

Mental Health America
Speech & Language DevelopmentSpeech and Language Developmental Milestones

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services™ National Institutes of Health National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Speech & Language Development (Spanish)Etapas del desarrollo del habla y el lenguaje

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Substance Abuse: MarijuanaDrug Fact Sheet – Marijuana

Drug Enforcement Agency U.S. Government
Substance Abuse: Opioid Recovery Post-PregnancyAre You in Treatment or Recovery?

The Ohio Perinatal Quality Collaborative: Ohio Department of Medicaid
Seeking TreatmentSeeking Drug Abuse Treatment: Know What To Ask

National Institute on Drug Abuse
Seeking TreatmentBeyond Hangovers

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism
Seeking Treatment (Spanish)Que Preguntar Al Buscar Tratamiento Para La Drogadiccion

National Institute on Drug Abuse