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  • Nephrotic Syndrome for Parents


    Nephrotic syndrome happens when tiny filtering units in the kidneys stop working properly. This can cause weight gain and other symptoms. Most kids eventually outgrow it.

  • What Is a Gene? for Kids


    Why does one kid have green eyes while another kid's eyes are brown? It's all in the genes! Find out how genes work, what happens when there are problems with genes, and more.

  • MyPlate Food Guide for Parents


    The USDA's food guide icon is designed to make meal planning easy. Here's how to get MyPlate onto your table.

  • Rh Incompatibility During Pregnancy for Parents


    If you just found out you're pregnant, one of the first tests you should expect is a blood-type test. This basic test determines your blood type and Rh factor, which may play an important role in your baby's health.

  • MyPlate Food Guide for Kids


    MyPlate is designed to make it easier to understand healthy eating.

  • Milk Allergy in Infants for Parents


    Almost all infants are fussy at times. But some are very fussy because they have an allergy to the protein in cow's milk, which is the basis for most commercial baby formulas.

  • Word! Fats for Kids


    Like carbohydrates and proteins, fats are one of the three main components of the food you eat.

  • A Guide to Eating for Sports for Teens


    You've prepared for the game in almost every way possible: but now what should you eat? Read about performance foods, nutritional supplements, and more.

  • Figuring Out Fat and Calories for Teens


    From all you hear, you'd think fat and calories are really bad for you, but we all need a certain amount of them in our diets. Find out the truth about fat and calories.

  • Word! Carbohydrate for Kids


    Like proteins and fats, carbohydrates are one of the three main components of food.