- Abscess for Teens
... On top of the skin, an abscess may look like an unhealed wound or a pimple.
Underneath the skin, it may create a swollen bump. ...
- Eczema for Teens
... won't harm your skin. Even if sweat tends to aggravate your skin, it's
still a good idea to exercise. Exercise is a great way ...
- Wound Healing and Care for Teens
... It'll take a few months for the scar to be back to 100% strength of normal
skin. Why do scars look different from normal skin? ...
- Fungal Infections for Kids
... It's a rash caused by a fungus that normally lives on human skin. It can appear
over the chest, shoulders, and back, and is common in teenagers. ...
- What to Expect When Your Cast Comes Off for Teens
... to side. It's the vibrations that break the cast apart, so there's nothing
to hurt your skin. It might tickle a bit, though. When ...
- Sun Safety for Parents
... sun exposure. Some also get chills. Because the sun has dried their
skin, it can become itchy and tight. Sunburned skin ...
- How Stitches Help Kids Heal for Kids
... What Are Stitches? Stitches are loops of thread that doctors use to join the
edges of a cut on your skin. It's a lot like sewing fabric together. ...
- Scabies for Parents
- Rashes: The Itchy Truth for Kids
... A rash can also be called dermatitis (say: dur-muh-TYE-tus), which is swelling
(puffiness) or irritation of the skin. It can be red, dry, scaly, and itchy. ...
- Cool Cast Facts for Kids
... Keep yourself comfortable: Even if the skin under the cast or splint gets itchy,
don't put anything inside to scratch the skin. ... It really stops the itch! ...
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