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1Celiac Disease
People with celiac disease can't eat gluten, which is found in many everyday foods, such as bread. Find out more by reading this article for kids.
2Word! Taste Buds
If you love ice cream, thank your taste buds.
3What's in Your Belly Button?
It just sits there, not doing much. But what's in your belly button? Some researchers are trying to find out.
4What Are Taste Buds?
Without taste buds, life would have less flavor. Find out why in this article for kids.
5What Kids Say About: Worrying
Lots of kids worry about the health of someone they love. Find out more in this article for kids.
Focus-Mushrooms Skip Navigation KidsHealth from Nemours for Parents for Kids for Teens Focus-Mushrooms KidsHealth> Kids> Miscellaneous> Focus-Mushrooms Print AAA Text Size Mushrooms are actually fungi and "fungi" means more than one fungus. Eww! Should you eat a fungus? Yes, when it's an edible mushroom, like the shiitaki mushroom shown in the photo. They're low in calories and they're good for you. Mushrooms are a good source of B vitamins and the minerals potassium and selenium. Mushrooms can be eaten raw or cooked. Try them …
7When Sinuses Attack!
Sinuses are hollow spaces in your head that can fill with mucus when you're all stuffed up. Find out more in this article for kids.
8Your Tongue
Your tongue: You taste with it, talk with it, and sometimes even stick it out! Find out more in this article for kids.
9Your Ears
Now hear this! Here's an article about ears. Find out how your amazing ears do their amazing job.
10Your Brain & Nervous System
Your brain is the boss of your body and runs the whole show. Learn more in this article for kids.

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