Medical Issues and Adoption
KidsHealth.org is the No. 1 most-visited children’s health site — with dozens of articles available for kids, parents and teens about adoption — including medical issues in adoption. Some of the most frequent medical care needs related to international adoptions also have articles available, including cleft lip and cleft palate, sleep problems, developmental delays, adjusting to school and emotional attachment.
To learn more about international adoptions and immunizations, visit the Immunization Action Coalition.
Pediatric Medical Care & Recommended Screenings
The American Academy of Pediatrics offers lots of information and resources about adoption, including information about internationally adopted children.
Nemours Family Advisory Council for International Adoptions
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