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  • Burns for Parents


    Burns, especially scalds from hot water and liquids, are some of the most common childhood accidents. Minor burns often can be safely treated at home, but more serious burns require medical care.

  • Metabolism for Parents


    Brush up on metabolism, the chemical reactions in the body's cells that change food into energy, in this article.

  • Metabolism for Teens


    Your body gets the energy it needs from food through a process called metabolism. Get all the facts on metabolism in this article.

  • Being Afraid for Kids


    Have you ever been afraid? Everyone gets scared sometimes. Find out more about fear in this article for kids.

  • Eye Injuries for Parents


    You can treat many minor eye irritations by flushing the eye, but more serious injuries require medical attention.

  • Definition: Hormones for Parents


    Hormones are chemical substances that act like messenger molecules in the body.

  • First Aid: Burns for Parents


    Scald burns from hot water and other liquids are the most common type of burn young kids get. Here's what to do if your child is burned.

  • Definition: Ketones for Teens


    When fats are broken down for energy, chemicals called ketones appear in the blood and urine.

  • Definition: Hormones for Teens


    Hormones are chemical substances that act like messenger molecules in the body.

  • Word! Hormones for Kids


    Hormones are special chemicals your body makes to help it do certain things - like grow up!