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  • Congenital Hemangiomas for Parents


    A hemangioma is a growth of tangled blood vessels. A congenital hemangioma is one that a baby is born with. They're usually a bluish or purple circle or oval.

  • Q&A About Getting Older for Kids


    Gray hair, wrinkles, and even shrinking: Find out why it all can happen to older people.

  • Infantile Hemangiomas for Parents


    A hemangioma is a growth of tangled blood vessels. An infantile hemangioma becomes visible in the first few weeks after birth.

  • Embolization for Parents


    Embolization is a procedure in which plugging material or a plugging object is put into a blood vessel to block it. It's used to help treat many conditions.

  • Birthmarks for Parents


    Birthmarks are marks on the skin that a baby can develop before birth or soon after. Most birthmarks are harmless and many even go away on their own or shrink over time.

  • Hemangiomas for Parents


    A hemangioma is a growth of tangled blood vessels. Most hemangiomas grow larger for several months, then shrink slowly. Some will require treatment.

  • Proton Therapy for Cancer for Parents


    Proton therapy is an advanced type of radiation therapy. It's an effective treatment for many childhood cancers.

  • Adenoids and Adenoidectomy for Teens


    Often, tonsils and adenoids are surgically removed at the same time. So, what are adenoids exactly?

  • CLOVES Syndrome for Parents


    CLOVES syndrome is a very rare genetic disorder that causes vascular, skin, spinal, and bone or joint abnormalities.

  • Ewing Sarcoma for Parents


    This type of cancer mainly develops in the arms, legs, ribs, spinal column, and pelvis. Early diagnosis and treatment mean most kids have a good chance of recovery.