Food & Nutrition

Providing adequate and proper nutrition for your growing child is fundamental for normal growth and development. Listed in the directory below you will find additional information regarding age-specific nutritional tips. We hope you find these sites helpful, but please remember we do not control or endorse the information presented on these websites.

Please consult your child’s physician with any questions or concerns you may have regarding their condition.

Resources

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
American Academy of Dermatology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Otolaryngology
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American Association of Orthodontics
American Dental Association
American Medical Association
American Psychiatric Association
American Psychological Association
American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngologists
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
National Attention Deficit Disorder Association
National Eye Institute
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institute of Mental Health
National Library of Medicine
National Mental Health Association
US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Services

  • Inpatient and outpatient medical nutrition therapy

Staffed by (team members)

  • Registered and licensed dietitians/nutritionists

Referral information

  • Patients seen by referral only

Contact Information


Driscoll Children’s Hospital
3533 S. Alameda Street
Corpus Christi, Texas 78411
Phone: (361) 694-5000
Toll free: (800) DCH-LOVE or (800) 324-5683

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