Community Resources

Health Resources

Low Cost and Free Medical & Dental Clinics

For a listing of low cost and free medical & dental clinics visit: www.freemedicalcamps.com.

General Health Education

Handouts in English and Spanish for multiple medical needs: http://familydoctor.org

Preventative Services

http://www.cms.hhs.gov/MLNProducts/

Tobacco Cessation

Arizona’s Smokers help line: http://www.ashline.org
US Department of Health and Human Services: http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/priorities/tobacco/

Useful resources to help quit:

Maternal Child Health

From the American Academy of Pediatrics: http://www.aap.org/

User Friendly Education for Parents, Kids and Teens

Guidance from the Centers for Disease Control

Children: http://www.cdc.gov/family/kids/index.htm

Growth and development

Postpartum Depression Resources

Medication Help

Tips about your medications: http://www.bemedwise.org/

Blood Tests

How to better understand the meaning of tests your doctor might order http://www.labtestsonline.org/

Health and Nutrition

Healthy People 2010: http://www.healthypeople.gov/

What is “Body Mass Index”

Body Mass Index – Calculate:

Children: BMI Calculator (hyperlink https://nccd.cdc.gov/dnpabmi/Calculator.aspx)

Nutrition and weight resources: http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/bmi/resources.htm