Website Resources

School Nurse Organizations

Michigan School Nurse Task Force

http://mischoolnursetaskforce.org/

Michigan Association of School Nurses

https://mischoolnurses.nursingnetwork.com/

National Association of School Nurses

www.nasn.org

SchoolNurse.com

www.schoolnurse.com

Allergy

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

www.aaaai.org

American College of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology

www.acaai.org

American Latex Allergy Association

www.latexallergyresources.org

American Partnerships for Eosinophilic Disorders

www.apfed.org

Food Allergy Research & Education

www.foodallergy.org

Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Connection Team

www.foodallergyawareness.org

Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome

www.fpiesfoundation.org

International Association for Food Protein Enterocolitis

www.iaffpe.org/what_is_fpies.html

Kids with Food Allergy

www.community.kidswithfoodallergies.org

National Eczema Association

www.nationaleczema.org

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

www.niaid.nih.gov

Allergy Home

www.allergyhome.org

Asthma

Michigan Asthma Program- Michigan Department of Community Health

www.michigan.gov/mdch

Allergy & Asthma Network – Mothers of Asthmatics:

www.aanma.org

American Lung Association of the Midland States

www.lung.org/associations/charters/midland-states

Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America – Michigan Chapter

www.aafamich.org

Asthma Network of West Michigan

www.asthmanetworkwm.org

Association of Asthma Educators

www.asthmaeducators.org/

Michigan Asthma Coalitions

getasthmahelp.org/michigan-asthma-coalitions.aspx

Michigan Society for Respiratory Care

www.michiganrc.org

National Lung Health Education Program

www.nlhep.org

Dental

American Dental Association – Public Programs

http://www.ada.org/en/public-programs/

Diabetes

American Diabetes Association

www.diabetes.org

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

www.jdrf.org

Disaster Preparedness

Is Your Diabetic Child Prepared for a School Emergency?

http://diabeteshealth.com/read/2007/06/20/5241/is-your-diabetic-child-prepared-for-a-school-emergency/

U.S. Department of Education – Emergency Planning

http://www2.ed.gov/admins/lead/safety/emergencyplan/index.html

Ready.gov

http://www.ready.gov/

Epilepsy

Epilepsy Foundation Michigan

http://www.epilepsymichigan.org

Epilepsy Foundation

http://www.epilepsy.com/

Eye Care

Head Lice

Michigan Department of Community Health

http://www.michigan.gov/documents/Final_Michigan_Head_Lice_Manual_103750_7.pdf

Health Organizations

American Cancer Association

http://www.cancer.org/

American Heart Association

http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

American Juvenile Arthritis Organization

http://www.arthritis.org/communities/juvenile_arthritis/about_ajao.asp

American Lung Association

http://www.lung.org/

American Obesity Association

http://www.obesity.org/

American Red Cross

http://www.redcross.org/

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

http://www.cff.org/

Kids Health from Nemours

www.kidshealth.org

National PTA – For Families – Resources

http://www.pta.org/parents/?navItemNumber=506

School Nutrition Association

http://www.schoolnutrition.org/

Sickle Cell Disease Association of America

http://www.sicklecelldisease.org/

Immunizations

School Entry Michigan Department of Community Health

http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-132-2942_4911_4914—,00.html

CDC Vaccines & Immunizations

http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/

Injury

Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute

http://www.helmets.org/

Brain Injury Association of America

http://www.biausa.org/

CDC Playground Injuries: Fact Sheet

http://www.cdc.gov/homeandrecreationalsafety/playground-injuries/playgroundinjuries-factsheet.htm

Michigan Sports Concussion Law. Contains printable educational materials, resources and other links. Check out the Fact Sheet for Schools.

www.michigan.gov/sportsconcussion/

Mental Health

American Psychological Association

http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/index.aspx

American Psychiatric Association

http://www.psychiatry.org/mental-health

American Academy of Pediatrics – Health, Mental Health & Safety Guidelines for Schools

http://www.nationalguidelines.org/

Nutrition & Fitness

Action for Healthy Kids

http://www.actionforhealthykids.org/

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

http://www.eatright.org/

Michigan Fitness Foundation

www.michiganfitness.org

Team Nutrition

http://www.fns.usda.gov/tn/team-nutrition

Obesity and Overweight

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/index.html

Family Health Insurance Needs

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