Guillain-Barré Syndrome for Parents
Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is a rare medical condition that affects the nerves outside the brain and spinal cord. Luckily, most people who get GBS recover.
Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) for Parents
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) happens when the body makes too many immature white blood cells. Among kids with leukemia, 20% have this type. With treatment, most recover.
Retinoblastoma for Parents
Retinoblastoma is a childhood cancer that affects the retina, the area of the eye responsible for sensing light and sending nerve signals to the brain.
Strokes for Parents
This "brain attack" happens when blood flow to the brain stops, even for a second. Often, kids who have a stroke can learn to use their arms and legs and speak again through brain retraining.
Medical Tests & Exams for Parents
Does your child need a diagnostic test? Find out what to expect.
Cancer Center Content List for Parents
From treatments and prevention to coping with the emotional aspects of cancer, the Cancer Center provides comprehensive information that parents need.
General Health for Parents
Keeping your child healthy is a big job! Read all about common childhood aches, pains, and illnesses, plus how to take care of your child's body from teeth to toes.
Cerebral Palsy Center Content List for Parents
Cerebral palsy (CP) is a disorder that affects muscle tone, movement, and motor skills. Learn how to care for a child with CP.
Word! Spinal Tap for Kids
A spinal tap is an important test for diagnosing illnesses, such as meningitis.
Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia (JMML) for Parents
Learn about this rare type of cancer, which usually affects kids under 4 years old.