Recommended Apps by AAP and Dr. Cherry

Need expert advice on the go?  The following apps are recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics to help you find answers directly from your smartphone.

 

App Name & Description

Available on
Google Play

Available on
iTunes

md4kids 

MD 4KIDS

What should you do if your child develops a fever, cough, vomiting, rash, sore throat or head injury? When can your child return to school or child care after an illness? These are medical advice questions that all parents have. Health problems can arise anytime – evenings, weekends, when you’re at work or traveling or your doctor’s office is closed.

MD 4KIDS is designed especially for these times. The care guides help you make smart decisions on what level of care (if any) is needed and how to provide speedy symptom relief for minor illnesses or injuries you can manage on your own.

FREE

Google Play i tunes
 iron kids.logo

IronKids

The ultimate video workout program and training app for young athletes.

Learn healthy strength training from nationally recognized sports medicine physician Jordan D. Metzl, MD, FAAP! IronKids provides everything a young athlete needs to safely and effectively build strength, balance, and fitness; prepare to excel in sport; and keep playing by preventing injury. Includes video instruction on 9 exercises to work the core, upper body, and lower body; strength training pointers; and tools to create custom workouts.

$2.99

  i tunes 
 carseat checker

Car Seat Check

Get expert advice from the AAP on selecting the right car seat for your child and installing it safely.

$1.99

Google Play  i tunes 
 kids doc

KidsDoc

What should you do if your child develops a fever, cough, vomiting, rash, sore throat or head injury? When can your child return to school or child care after an illness? These are medical advice questions that all parents have. Health problems can arise anytime – evenings, weekends, when you’re at work or traveling or your doctor’s office is closed.

MD 4KIDS is designed especially for these times. The care guides help you make smart decisions on what level of care (if any) is needed and how to provide speedy symptom relief for minor illnesses or injuries you can manage on your own.

$1.99

Google Play  i tunes 
 adhdtracker

ADHD Tracker 1.0

Using the Vanderbilt Scales published by the American Academy of Pediatrics, ADHD Tracker makes completing and submitting a behavioral assessment easier for parents and teachers of children ages 4 through 18 years who have already been diagnosed and treated for ADHD.

FREE

    i tunes
 child health tracker

Child Health Tracker

Child Health Tracker gives parents the power of on-demand access to their child(ren)’s health information, needs, and providers; and AAP guidance on the vaccinations and milestones they should be expecting.

$2.99

    i tunes