What's New !

  • Coming Soon!
    Bright Futures: Family Matters editions en español! Check back often for updates.

  • Family Matters Winter/March 2009 issue:
    Milestones in Public Health BFFM Summer 2008
    Public health is “the active protection of our nation’s health and safety, credible information to enhance health decisions, and partnerships with local minorities and organizations to promote good health.” This issue highlights the Top Ten public health milestones in the last century, and information, tips and resources relating to our public health.

  • Family Matters Summer 2008 issue:
    Healthy Oral HealthBFFM Summer 2008
    Oral Health is more than brushing your teeth. It is an integral part of our overall health. This issue offers information, tips, and resources for promoting and mainting healthy oral health.

  • The Bright Futures Family Pocket Guide available in Spanish! Bright Futures - Guía para las familias: Sugerencias para que los bebés, niños y adolescentes crezcan sanos
    Click aquí para encargar la Guía.
    Click aquí para ver la Guía.

Bright Futures for Families

Bright Futures for Families is a national initiative for families and communities to promote and improve the health and well-being of children of all ages. We offer resources for families based on the award winning, federally supported Bright Futures initiative, developed through the support of public health, non-profit, and corporate organizations.

Highlights !

National Public Health Week (NPHW)

National Public Health WeekThe theme song for The Partridge Family, a popular television show from the 70’s was, “C’mon, Get Happy.” In honor of National Public Health Week, perhaps the lyrics should be “C’mon, Get Healthy!” The American Public Health Association (www.apha.org) reports, “Americans are not as healthy as they should be.” NPHW, April 6 – 12, 2009, focuses on opportunities for individuals, families, communities and public health organizations. Learn the facts, share your story, and get involved in community events. Learn more at www.nphw.org/nphw09.

Fertility - the debate, the trends, the aspirations - The 'fertility crisis' has been the subject of active debate in the past year, and includes issues related to work and family, women's participation in the paid workforce, the ageing of the population, paid maternity leave, child care, the structure of family payments, the environment and the future of immigration. Read more on Family matters.

Why is the fertility rate falling?

How obesity is effecting male fertility and causing sexual dysfunction and how certain male enhancement products like Extenze can help.

Family matters, economy, culture and biology: The roles

Erectile Dysfunction and Your Age: Is It Inevitable and can penis pumps like Bathmate help with this issue? Why penis pumps need to be subsidised by government?

How obesity and waist size effects ED and can fat reducing products like Lipozene help?

Get health coverage

16 Skin Care Tips from dermatologists

Review of Argireline based wrinkle removers

8 foods for beautiful skin

New Bright Futures Guidelines, 3rd Edition

New American Academy of Pediatrics Bright Futures Guidelines emphasize partnership between professionals and families. The third edition provides both child health professionals and families with the tools they need to ensure optimal health care for children.

 


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