Help With Hives for Kids
Hives are red, itchy blotches that can appear because of an allergic reaction. Find out more in this article for kids.
Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease for Parents
Hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFM) is a common viral infection that causes painful red blisters in the mouth and throat, and on the hands, feet, and diaper area.
Scarlet Fever for Parents
Scarlet fever is an illness caused by a strep infection. It causes a red, bumpy rash that spreads over most of the body, and is treated with antibiotics.
Abscess for Parents
An abscess is a sign of an infection, usually on the skin. Find out what to do if your child develops one.
Pinworms for Kids
It's gross to think about but did you know that tiny worm eggs could be under your fingernails? Learn more about how to protect yourself from getting pinworms.
Strep Throat for Kids
Strep throat gives you a sore throat and makes it hard to swallow. Find out more in this article for kids.
Impetigo for Kids
Impetigo is a strange-sounding word that might be new to you. It's an infection of the skin caused by bacteria. Read this article to learn more about it.
Constipation for Teens
Constipation is a very common problem that usually happens because a person's diet doesn't include enough fluids and fiber. In most cases, making simple changes can help you feel better.
Strep Throat for Teens
Strep throat is a common infection that usually needs to be treated with antibiotics. Find out how to recognize the signs of strep throat and what to expect if you have it.
Impetigo for Teens
Impetigo is a skin infection caused by fairly common bacteria. Read this article to learn how to recognize it and what to do about it.