• Resource Guide for Chickenpox


    Address:1600 Clifton RDAtlanta, GA 30333


    E-mail Address:cdcinfo@cdc.gov

    Internet Address: http://www.cdc.gov http://www.cdc.gov/netinfo.htm

    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 US. In their "Health Topics A-Z" you'll find a fact sheet on chickenpox covering everything from treatment to vaccination.


    Address:NIP Public InquiriesMailstop E-051600 Clifton Rd., NEAtlanta, GA 30333

    E-mail Address:NIPINFO@cdc.gov


    Internet Address: http://www.cdc.gov/nip/default.htm

    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.


    Address:11400 Tomahawk Creek ParkwayLeawood, KS 66211-2672

    Mailing Address:PO Box 11210Shawnee Mission, KS 66207-1210

    E-mail Address:fp@aafp.org


    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.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012
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