Helpful Resources

Kid Care App

Free from St. Louis Children’s Hospital and available for download on Android or iPhone.

Car Seat Information

Safercar.gov provides information regarding car safety along with tools to assist you in picking the best car seat for your child.

CDC.gov illustrates which kind of car seat is best for your child based on age and weight/height.

Lead Information

These two sites are great tools for learning about the dangers and prevention of lead poisoning.
Lead Safe St. Louis
US Environmental Protection Agency – Lead

General Medical Information and Parenting Resources

Visit St. Louis Children’s Hospital to learn about services provided and find helpful information regarding any medical questions you may have regarding your child’s health.

Visit Healthy Children to access tools and information provided by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Click here to access the symptom checker.

Visit Medline Plus to find information on health topics, learn about medicine and supplements, and access an extensive medical encyclopedia.

Visit Parenting Resources to view information regarding lactation consultation, postpartum resources and more or to set up an appointment with a specialist recommended by the physicians here at Forest Park Pediatrics.

Visit Pickles and Ice Cream: Sleep Consulation to view information regarding healthy sleeping habits for your baby or set up a free consultation.

For help with lactation, please visit Sweet Pea Breastfeeding for information or lactation consultations.

Medication Dosing

Click here for information on dosage for common medications.