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CDC: Learn the Signs. Act Early.

Visit the "Learn the Signs. Act Early." website for information about childhood developmental milestones and delays. You'll be able to track the developmental milestones your child should be reaching, see how milestones change as your child grows, and download fact sheets on developmental milestones for children from 3 months to 5 years, along with information on developmental screening and developmental disabilities.


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Center for Parent Information and Resources

A “Hub” of information and products created for the network of Parent Centers serving families of children with disabilities. All the materials found on the CPIR Hub have been created and archived for Parent Centers around the country to help them provide support and services to the families they serve. The CPIR employs a user-centered process, gathering the perspectives of our experienced audience—Parent Center staff members and other experts—every step of the way, to create products and services that increase Parent Centers’ knowledge and capacity in specific domains.


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Doctor Selection Fact Sheet

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International Center for Disability Resources on the Internet

Be sure to set your timer before you visit this site. Loaded with links on just about anything disability-related. As an internationally recognized public policy center organized by and for people with disabilities, ICDRI seeks to increase opportunities for people with disabilities by identifying barriers to participation in society and promoting best practices and universal design for the global community.


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Medicaid and County to County Moves in NYS

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Medicaid Managed Care and the Uninsured:  Key Data, Trends and Issues

A report from Kaiser Commission (Feb 2012)


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Medicaid Records

To request a Medicaid report for yourself or for your child, download and complete this form.  It should indicate the dates requested.  A report will be sent to you of the charges to Medicaid for services - in school and other services.  The address to mail it to is included on the form.


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Medical Appointment Tips in Spanish

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Medical Library Association: Top Health Websites

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is a nonprofit, educational organization with more than 4,000 health sciences information professional members and partners worldwide. The Consumer and Patient Health Information Section (CAPHIS) of MLA evaluates websites based on the following criteria: credibility, sponsorship/authorship, content, audience, currency, disclosure, purpose, links, design, interactivity, and disclaimers.


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Medical Prescription Tips

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Medical Prescription Tips in Spanish

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Medline (PubMed)

PubMed comprises more than 27 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.


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Medscape

Medscape is an online global destination for physicians and healthcare professionals worldwide, offering the latest medical news and expert perspectives; essential point-of-care drug and disease information; and relevant professional education and CME.


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National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. An association of hundreds of local affiliates, state organizations and volunteers who work in local communities to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need.


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National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)

A patient advocacy organization dedicated to individuals with rare diseases and the organizations that serve them. NORD, along with its more than 260 patient organization members, is committed to the identification, treatment, and cure of rare disorders through programs of education, advocacy, research, and patient services.


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People with Disabilities and Managed Care

A report from Kaiser Commission (Feb 2012)


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Tips on Researching Health Care Information on the Internet in Spanish

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