Links: Health Conditions

This list of links is provided to assist school nurses in finding information to enhance the provision of school health services. Inclusion in this list of web-based resources does not indicate endorsement by Indian Association of School Nurses (IASN) nor should it be taken as advice from IASN.

Please contact us if you find a link that is no longer working or you find another resource that promotes the professional practice of school nursing!

Asthma

American Lung Association

American Lung Association: Indiana

Asthma Alliance of Indianapolis

InJAC Joint Asthma Coalition

Indiana State Department of Health: Asthma 

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma (EPR-3)

Diabetes

American Diabetes Association

American Diabetes Association: Find a Camp

CDC: Diabetes

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation: Indiana

KidsHealth: Diabetes Center

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: Diabetes

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: Information Clearinghouse 

Communicable Diseases

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

IN.gov HIV/STD/Viral Hepatitis

Indiana State Department of Health: Communicable Disease Reference Guide for Schools

Indiana State Department of Health: MRSA Resource Manual

Seizures

Epilepsy Foundation

KidsHealth:Seizures

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stoke: Epilepsy Information Page

Other

IdentifyUS: Pest identifications and guidance including pediculosis capitis