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  • Word! Appendicitis for Kids


    Appendicitis happens when a part of the digestive system called the appendix gets inflamed or swells up.

  • Stomachaches for Kids


    Ugh. Bellyaches. Find out what causes tummy trouble in this article for kids.

  • Word! Appendix for Kids


    The appendix is a small sac attached to the large intestine.

  • Word! A for Kids


    Find out about medical and health terms that start with A.

  • What Happens in the Operating Room? for Kids


    Surgeries and operations happen in the operating room, sometimes called the OR. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Word! Peritonitis for Kids


    Peritonitis is when the tissue that covers the inside wall of abdomen gets swollen and irritated, usually due to an infection.

  • Infections Kids Can Get for Kids


    Infections are easily spread and kids get them all the time. Read our articles on infections to find out more about how to prevent them and treat them.

  • Kids' Medical Dictionary for Kids


    Symptoms, inhaler, tonsillectomy - what do all those medical words mean? Check out our virtual glossary for lots of easy-to-read definitions.