Word! Melanin for Kids
Ever wonder where your skin gets its color?
Molluscum Contagiosum for Parents
Molluscum contagiosum is a common viral skin infection. For most children, the rash isn't a big deal and goes away on its own over time.
Molluscum Contagiosum for Teens
The skin rash molluscum contagiosum isn't a big deal. Find out what to do about it in this article for teens.
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.
What happens when you spend a long time in the water? Your skin gets wrinkly! Find out why in this article for kids.
Surgeries and Procedures: Circumcision for Parents
Read this article to find out how and why a circumcision is performed.
Your Skin for Kids
No matter how you think of it, your skin is very important. It covers and protects everything inside your body.
The Ponseti Method: Casting Phase for Parents
The Ponseti method to treat clubfoot is done in two phases – the casting phase gradually moves the foot to the correct position, and the bracing phase makes sure it stays there. Learn about casting.
Spina Bifida Occulta for Parents
In spina bifida occulta, a baby is born with a gap in the spine's bones, but the spinal cord and its covering do not push through it.
Wound Healing and Care for Teens
How well a wound heals depends on where it is on the body and what caused it – as well as how well someone cares for the wound at home. Find out what to do in this article for teens.