All health and health-related information contained within this Johns Hopkins Children’s Center web site is intended to be general in nature and should not be used as a substitute for a visit with a health care professional. The advice is intended to offer only a general basis for individuals to discuss their medical condition with their health care provider. Your health care provider should be consulted regarding matters concerning the medical condition, treatment and needs of you and your family.
Please note that some pages within this web site, for the convenience of users, are linked to web sites not managed by Johns Hopkins Children’s Center. Neither The Johns Hopkins University nor The Johns Hopkins Health System review, control or take responsibility for the content of these web sites.
Links from this web site to web sites not managed by Johns Hopkins Children’s Center do not imply endorsement or credibility of the service, information or product offered through the linked sites.
Personally Provided Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information by sending us your e-mail, or filling out a form with your personal information and submitting it through our web site, we use that information to respond to your message and to help us provide you with information or material that you request. We do not give, share, sell, or transfer any personal information to a third party unless required by law.
HIPAA and Patient Privacy
Hopkins Children's follows the rules and guidelines
defined by Johns Hopkins Medicine regarding HIPAA and patient privacy.
Our site does not host any form of advertisement.
Updated June 2, 2011