Austin, TX Pediatric Office
Kangos Pediatrics
12411 Hymeadow Dr., Suite 3F
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 250-1997


Same day appointments
           for
children with an illness

Welcome to the Kangos Pediatrics Resources page!

We believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions with us regarding their child's health and well-being. 

For your personal use, we offer an extensive patient library covering the full array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page.  Just click on one of the following links on any page for quick access to:

Breastfeeding

Central Texas Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition (KeepAustinBreastfeeding.com) provides excellent support and information on breastfeeding.  Midwives, in the Austin area, utilizing birthing centers, hospitals and home delivery are highlighted. 

Attachment Parenting International, Central Texas Chapter
Extended breastfeeding, cosleeping, gentle discipline and mindfulness are among the areas emphasized.

United States Breastfeeding Coalition is a nonprofit coalition of 40 organizations to support breastfeeding.  It is the most comprehensive source of accurate information and links.

Child/Family Health and Safety

Healthy Children.org is a complete and up-to-date reference source covering family life, healthy living and many other areas of general health and safety.

Child Health Topics links directly to the American Academy of Pediatrics website for access to current policy and recommendations from the leading authority on child health. 

Browse through these areas of interest, diagnoses and treatments to learn as you wish. Or, for a comprehensive search of the Kangos Pediatrics website, enter your term(s) in the search bar.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

                                                        

Additional resources

 

Books from the American Academy of Pediatrics:

  • Heading Home with Your Newborn
  • Caring for Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5
  • Caring for Your School-Aged Child: Ages 5-12
  • Caring for Your Teenager
     

Web Resources:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Bright Futures
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Red Book Online
  • American Association of Poison Control Centers
  • Centers for Disease Prevention and Control National Immunization Program
  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention National Immunization Information Hotline
  • Centers for Disease Prevention and Control Physical Activity for Everyone
  • Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas
  • Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
  • Dr. Weil Anti-inflammatory Food Pyramid
  • Choose My Plate
  • National Association for Sport & Camp; Physical Education
  • National Center for Health Statistics Growth Charts
  • Reach Out and Read
  • Safe Kids Worldwide
     

Websites:

CDC.gov (www.cdc.gov) is your online source for credible health information and is the official Web site of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). CDC is committed to achieving true improvements in people's health. CDC applies research and findings to improve people's daily lives and responds to health emergencies—something that distinguishes CDC from its peer agencies. Working with states and other partners, CDC provides a system of health surveillance to monitor and prevent disease outbreaks (including bioterrorism), implement disease prevention strategies, and maintain national health statistics. CDC also guards against international disease transmission, with personnel stationed in more than 25 foreign countries.

CDC.gov provides parents with credible, reliable health information on:

  • Data and Statistics
  • Diseases and Conditions
  • Emergencies and Disasters
  • Environmental Health
  • Healthy Living
  • Injury, Violence and Safety
  • Life Stages and Populations
  • Travelers' Health
  • Workplace Safety and Health

Visit CDC.gov for more information