First Aid: Insect Stings and Bites for Parents
Being stung by a bug is often just irritating and doesn't require medical treatment. But kids who are highly allergic to stings may need emergency medical care.
What Medicines Are and What They Do for Kids
You've taken medicine before. But what is it?
Are Insect Repellents With DEET Safe for Kids? for Parents
Find out what the experts have to say.
Serious Allergic Reactions (Anaphylaxis) for Parents
Kids with severe allergies can be at risk for a sudden, serious allergic reaction called anaphylaxis. The good news is that when treated properly, anaphylaxis can be managed.
Dehydration for Teens
Dehydration is when the amount of water in the body has dropped too low. Read about what causes dehydration, what it does to your body, and how to prevent it.
Hey! A Gnat Bit Me! for Kids
A gnat is a very tiny insect, no bigger than the head of a pin. Learn more about gnats.
Allergies for Teens
Your eyes itch, your nose is running, you're sneezing, and you're covered in hives. The enemy known as allergies has struck again.
Ringworm for Kids
Ringworm isn't a worm at all - it's the name for a type of fungal skin infection. The good news is that ringworm is easy to treat.
E. Coli for Teens
Undercooked burgers and unwashed produce are among the foods that can harbor E. coli bacteria and lead to infection and severe diarrhea. Here's how to protect yourself.
E. Coli for Parents
Undercooked burgers and unwashed produce are among the foods that can harbor E. coli bacteria and lead to infection marked by severe diarrhea. Here's how to protect your family.