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A splint is a support device that keeps an injured area from moving. Doctors often
use splints to hold bones and joints in place so they can heal after a break.
Some injuries will heal best if a cast is used. Find out how they work and how to
take care of them in this article for kids.
Panner's disease is a painful bone condition linked to overuse of the elbow. Kids
with Panner's disease need to avoid all activities that cause pain so the bone can
When you go to the doctor for a checkup, it's because your parents and your doctor
want to see that you're growing just the way you should. Read all about what happens
at the doctor's office.