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  • Your Digestive System for Kids


    The digestive system breaks down the food you eat. Learn how in this article for kids.

  • Word! Involuntary Muscle for Kids


    You don't have any say over what this kind of muscle does and when.

  • Indigestion for Teens


    Indigestion is just another name for an upset stomach. It usually happens when people eat too much or too fast, or have foods that don't agree with them.

  • Pancreatitis for Parents


    Pancreatitis is sometimes mistaken for a stomach virus because symptoms can include fever, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Symptoms usually get better on their own, but sometimes treatment is needed.

  • Cystic Fibrosis for Teens


    Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease that causes the body to produce mucus that's extremely thick and sticky. It mainly affects the lungs and the pancreas, causing serious breathing and digestive problems.

  • What Medicines Are and What They Do for Kids


    You've taken medicine before. But what is it?

  • Endocrine System for Parents


    The glands of the endocrine system and the hormones they release affect almost every cell, organ, and function of our bodies.

  • Your Urinary System for Kids


    You pee every day, but what makes it happen? Find out in this article for kids about the urinary system.

  • Cystic Fibrosis for Parents


    Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that affects the lungs and digestive system Kids who have it can get lung infections often and have trouble breathing.

  • Bones, Muscles, and Joints for Parents


    Without bones, muscles, and joints, we couldn't stand, walk, run, or even sit. The musculoskeletal system supports our bodies, protects our organs from injury, and enables movement.