Viruses & Bacteria

  • Viruses & Bacteria

     

     

    The Web sites below offer great places to start in your search for information about viruses and bacteria.

     

     

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    CDC is the nation’s health protection agency, working 24/7 to protect America from health and safety threats; CDC increases the health security of our nation. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

     

    Discovery Kids

    A Web site run by the Discovery Channel. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria. This Web site contains a specific article detailing why we can’t live without bacteria!

    Healthychildren.org

    A Web site run by the American Academy of Pediatrics. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

     

     

    HowStuffWorks

    A Web site run by Discovery Communications. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

    Kids Health

    A Web site run by Nemours, one of the largest nonprofit organizations devoted to children’s health. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

     

     

    Kids.gov

    The United State government’s official Web portal for kids. This Web site provides a search engine that will lead you to safe, kid-friendly Web sites. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

              A list of resources by Kids.gov specifically related to health.

     

    Medline Plus

    A service of the United States National Library of Medicine, this Web site allows you to search health concerns related specifically to children. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

    National Geographic Kids

    A Web site run by National Geographic. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

     

    National Institutes of Health

    A government-run Web site that offers many articles and videos about various viruses and types of bacteria.

     

    Student Science

    A Web site run by The Society for Science & the Public. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

     

     

    Web MD

    A Web site run by medical professionals. You can search here for information about various viruses and types of bacteria.

     

     

     

    Image courtesy of Britannica Imagequest, 2013.

    November 6, 2013.