Common Infections for Teens
This section has information on common infections like colds and the flu.
Tonsillitis for Teens
You wake up and your throat is swollen and you have a fever. Could it be tonsillitis? Find out what tonsillitis is, how to treat it, and how to prevent it.
Tonsillitis for Parents
Tonsillitis is an infection that makes tonsils swollen and red. It can cause a sore throat, fever, swollen glands, and trouble swallowing.
I Feel Sick! for Kids
Sometimes you just feel yucky. Find out more about feeling sick and getting better.
Mononucleosis Special Needs Factsheet for Educators
What teachers should know about mono, how to help infected students, and how to protect uninfected students.
Mononucleosis for Parents
Mononucleosis - or "mono" - is an infection that produces flu-like symptoms, and usually goes away on its own in a few weeks with the help of plenty of fluids and rest.
Mononucleosis for Teens
It's sometimes called "the kissing disease," but kissing is just one of the ways that someone can catch mono.
Infections for Teens
Who needs a flu shot? How long is mono contagious? This section has tons of articles about infections that teens can get, with information about how they're spread, signs and symptoms, when to go to the doctor, and more.
Bacteria & Viruses for Teens
Common bacterial & viral infections.
Illnesses & Injuries for Kids
From the flu to nosebleeds to broken bones, we've got you covered from head to toe with tons of info about common illnesses and injuries.