The Maryland Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (MDAAP) website does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. The contents of the MDAAP website, such as text, graphics, images, and other materials are for informational purposes only, and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of a pediatrician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. The MDAAP does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on the website. Reliance on any information provided by the MDAAP and others appearing on or other visitors to the website is solely at your own risk.