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Patient Health Education Portal: Stomach (Child Gastroenterology)

The patient's guide to authoritative health information on the Internet.

NASPGHAN Foundation in collaboration with the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America: Doc4Me Mobile App

Provides teens with IBD information and resources to help with transition to adult care.


Nutrition in Immune Balance (NiMBAL):

National Library of Medicine:

Video: Gluten and Celiac Disease

Provides information on Gluten and Celiac Disease in a child friendly video and text summary.

National Library of Medicine:

Abdominal Pain - Children under 12

MedlinePlus Article provides information on causes, considerations, home care and when to contact a doctor.

North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition:



Movie: Digestive System

"Find out how the digestive system works, from start to finish, in this video!"

© 1995-2019. The Nemours Foundation/KidsHealth®. Reprinted with permission.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):

American College of Gastroenterology:

American College of Gastroenterology

Provides a wealth of patient education resources (geared toward parents/adults) including:

Nemours Foundation:

Movie:  Getting an Upper GI

© 1995-2019. The Nemours Foundation/KidsHealth®. Reprinted with permission.

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