Spanish-Language Health and Safety Websites

Several websites offer trustworthy child health information in Spanish. The American Academy of Pediatrics has a Spanish-language website called en Español. This website has several interactive tools and features. It is accessible from the main Healthy Children website at The direct access to the Spanish-language content is:


  • KidsDoc Symptom Checker: allows parents to enter information on their child's symptoms and to tell a minor illness from something serious
  • Ask the Pediatrician: allows users to ask a question or read a list of common questions
  • Find a Pediatrician: helps users find a local, Spanish-speaking AAP-member pediatrician


  • Ages & Stages: offers information about health issues and developmental milestones for children of all ages
  • Healthy Living: includes current guidelines on fitness, sports, oral health, emotional wellness and nutrition
  • Safety & Prevention: discusses how to prepare for health issues that can develop at home, in school or on the go. This section includes detailed information on childhood immunizations
  • Health Issues: provides an A-to-Z list of more than 300 health care topics.

Another long-established and reliable child health website for Spanish-language users: