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Consumer Health

Assistance on health topics for those who are not formally affiliated with the University of Toronto

Recommended sources

AboutKidsHealth  www.aboutkidshealth.ca

  • trusted answers from the Hospital for Sick Children (aka SickKids)
  • includes resource centres for a dozen major health issues; feature articles, a health A-Z
  • also an extensive "just for Kids" section featuring animations
  • includes a symptom checker

KidsHealth   www.kidshealth.org

  • from the Nemours Foundation which has been supporting children's health since 1936
  • covers all aspects of children's health
  • includes a recipe section for common childhood conditions
  • separate sections for children, teens, parents and educators