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by Alan R

Resource Guide for Chickenpox

RESOURCES

Address:
1600 Clifton Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30333
Phone:
1-800-311-4636
E-mail Address:
cdcinfo@cdc.gov
Internet Address:
http://www.cdc.gov
Description of Services Provided:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a federal agency with a goal of protecting the health and safety of people in the United States. In their "Health Topics A-Z" you'll find a fact sheet on chickenpox covering everything from treatment to vaccination.

RESOURCES

Address:
NIP Public Inquiries
Mailstop E-05
1600 Clifton Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30333
E-mail Address:
NIPINFO@cdc.gov
Phone:
1-800-232-4636
Internet Address:
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines
Description of Services Provided:
The National Immunization Program's website provides information on the chickenpox vaccine. The information may be particularly helpful for regular travelers.

RESOURCES

Address:
11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
Leawood, KS 66211-2680
Mailing Address:
American Academy of Family Physicians
PO Box 11210
Shawnee Mission, KS 66207-1210
Phone:
888-794-7481
202-232-9044
Internet Address:
http://www.aafp.org
Description of Services Provided:
This site covers all you need to know to keep your family healthy. You can read up on the treatment of chickenpox as well as special concerns for pregnant women.

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