Resource Guide for Chickenpox
by Cynthia M. Johnson, MA
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a federal agency with a goal of protecting the health and safety of people in the United States. In their "CDC A-Z Index" you'll find a fact sheet on chickenpox covering everything from treatment to vaccination.
Family Doctor—American Academy of Family Physicians
11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
Leawood, KS 66211-2680
This site covers all you need to know to keep your family healthy. You can read up on the treatment of chickenpox as well as special concerns for pregnant women.
Last reviewed November 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Michael Woods, MD, FAAP
Last Updated: 11/6/2018
EBSCO Information Services is fully accredited by URAC. URAC is an independent, nonprofit health care accrediting organization dedicated to promoting health care quality through accreditation, certification and commendation.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
To send comments or feedback to our Editorial Team regarding the content please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our Health Library Support team will respond to your email request within 2 business days.