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  • First Aid: Sore Throat for Parents

    Sore throats are usually caused by viruses. Here's what to do if your child has a sore throat.

  • Tonsillitis for Parents

    Tonsillitis is an infection that makes tonsils swollen and red. It can cause a sore throat, fever, swollen glands, and trouble swallowing.

  • Enlarged Adenoids for Teens

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

  • Enlarged Adenoids for Parents

    Often, tonsils and adenoids are surgically removed at the same time. Though some kids need surgery, enlarged adenoids are normal in others.

  • Tonsillitis for Teens

    You wake up and your throat is swollen and you have a fever. Could it be tonsillitis? Find out what tonsillitis is, how to treat it, and how to prevent it.

  • Strep Throat for Parents

    Strep throat is a common cause of sore throat in kids and teens. It usually requires treatment with antibiotics, but improves in a few days.

  • Spleen and Lymphatic System for Parents

    The lymphatic system is an extensive drainage network that helps keep bodily fluid levels in balance and defends the body against infections.

  • Adenovirus for Parents

    Adenoviruses account for about 10% of acute respiratory infections in kids and are a frequent cause of diarrhea.