General Health

Aches, Pains & Injuries

Broken Bones
Canker Sores
Fever and Taking Your Child's Temperature
Frequently Asked Questions About Casts
G6PD Deficiency
Going to the Emergency Room
Growing Pains
Hereditary Hemochromatosis
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Is it a Medical Emergency?
Occupational Therapy
Old Wives' Tales
Osgood-Schlatter Disease
Physical Therapy

Body Basics

About Body Basics
Bones, Muscles, and Joints
Brain and Nervous System
Digestive System
Endocrine System
Female Reproductive System
Heart and Circulatory System
Immune System
Kidneys and Urinary Tract
Lungs and Respiratory System
Male Reproductive System
Mouth and Teeth
Skin, Hair, and Nails
Spleen and Lymphatic System

Sick Kids

A Directory of Medical Tests
Alternative Medicine and Your Child
Avian Flu
Basic Blood Chemistry Tests
Blood Culture
Blood Test: Complete Blood Count
Blood Test: Hepatic (Liver) Function Panel
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Chloride Sweat Test
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
EKG (Electrocardiography)
EMG (Electromyography)
Febrile Seizures
How to Talk to Your Child's Doctor
Is It a Cold or the Flu?
Is My Child Too Sick to Go to School?
Lumbar Puncture (Spinal Tap)
Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome
Soiling (Encopresis)
Stool Tests
Strep Test: Throat Culture
Talking to the Pharmacist
Too Late for a Flu Shot?
Urine Tests
What Are Germs?
Why Is Hand Washing So Important?
Your Child's Cough

Your Kid's Body

Acne Myths
Environmental Control Measures
Evaluate Your Child's Lyme Disease Risk
Fever and Taking Your Child's Temperature
Flying and Your Child's Ears
Frequently Asked Questions About Immunizations
Growth Charts
Hemangiomas: Suzanne's Story
Is the Flu Vaccine a Good Idea for Your Family?
Overweight and Obesity
Radiation Crisis in Japan: What It Means to You
Talking to the Pharmacist
Tick Removal: A Step-by-Step Guide
Too Late for a Flu Shot?
Your Child's Changing Voice
Your Child's Immunizations

Your Kid's Eyes, Ears, Nose & Throat

Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD)
Cochlear Implants
Dealing With Earwax
Flying and Your Child's Ears
Hearing Evaluation in Children
Helping Sam Hear: A Family's Journey
Helping Sam Hear: A Family's Journey - Chapter Five: New Beginnings
Marfan Syndrome
Tear-Duct Obstruction and Surgery
TMJ Disorders
Vision Facts and Myths
Your Child's Cough
Your Child's Vision

Your Kid's Sleep

All About Sleep
Bedtime Basics
Bruxism (Teeth Grinding or Clenching)
Cosleeping and Your Baby
Night Terrors
Positional Plagiocephaly (Flattened Head)
Should My Daughter Sleep in My Room After Having a Nightmare?
Sleep and Your Preschooler
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Your Kid's Teeth

Bruxism (Teeth Grinding or Clenching)
Fluoride and Water
Is My Son Old Enough to Brush His Teeth?
Keeping Your Child's Teeth Healthy
Teething Tots
The Basics of Braces
TMJ Disorders