Health Library

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 InquiriesMailstop E-051600 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 ParkwayLeawood, KS 66211-2680

Mailing Address:
American Academy of Family PhysiciansPO Box 11210Shawnee Mission, KS 66207-1210

Phone:
888-794-7481202-232-9044

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.