Stitches for Kids
Most kids need stitches at one time or another to help a cut heal properly. Read this article to learn all about stitches and what they do.
Word! Scar for Kids
A scar is a mark left on your skin from a cut or wound that has healed.
Word! Hydrogen Peroxide for Kids
Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical that can clean your cuts and scrapes.
Abscess for Kids
An abscess is a pocket of pus that forms in the body. Find out how to spot a skin abscess and when to call the doctor.
What's a Scab? for Kids
Just about everyone has had one of these on their knee. Find out how scabs help you heal.
Incredible Edible Veggie Bowls for Kids
Learn how to make edible veggie bowls in this kid-friendly recipe!
Word! Amputate for Kids
To amputate something is to cut it off.
Word! Platelets for Kids
Your blood contains many tiny cells called platelets.
Word! Cellulitis for Kids
Cellulitis is a skin infection caused by bacteria entering the skin through a cut or scrape.
Word! Impetigo for Kids
Impetigo is a skin infection that can happen when bacteria get inside your skin from a cut.