Ankle Sprains for Teens
A sprained ankle is a very common injury that happens when the ligaments that support the ankle get overly stretched or torn. Find out how to avoid ankle sprains and what to do if you get one.
Fibromyalgia for Parents
The chronic condition fibromyalgia causes widespread pain in the muscles, joints, and other areas of the body. Lifestyle changes and other strategies can help kids who have it feel better.
Bones, Muscles, and Joints for Teens
Our bones, muscles, and joints form our musculoskeletal system and enable us to do everyday physical activities.
Your Eyes for Kids
Ever wonder how your eyes work? This article for kids takes you from the pupil to the retina and beyond.
Bones, Muscles, and Joints for Parents
Without bones, muscles, and joints, we couldn't stand, walk, run, or even sit. The musculoskeletal system supports our bodies, protects our organs from injury, and enables movement.
Word! Involuntary Muscle for Kids
You don't have any say over what this kind of muscle does and when.
Strabismus for Parents
Strabismus causes eyes to wander or cross. Treatment may include glasses, patches, eye drops, or surgery.
TMJ Disorders for Teens
TMJ disorders are medical problems related to the joint that connects the lower jaw to the skull. They can cause pain, difficulty chewing, and other problems.
My Body for Kids
Want to know how much your muscles weigh? Or how the nose knows so many smells? Take an interactive trip through the entire body and check out its many sights and sounds!
Quadriceps Contusion for Teens
Quadriceps contusions are common in sports that have a lot of direct contact or a chance of collisions or wipeouts. Find out what to do if you get one - and how to avoid them.