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  • Figuring Out Health News for Teens


    News reports on health and medicine can be confusing —and sometimes downright scary. How do you know what is important and accurate?

  • How to Talk to Your Child About the News for Parents


    News from the TV, radio, and the Internet is often educational. But when stories are about violence or other disturbing topics, parents can find it hard to explain to kids. Here are some guidelines.

  • How Can I Find a New Doctor for My Child? for Parents


    Find out what the experts say.

  • Your Medical Records for Teens


    Each time you hop up on a doctor's exam table, somebody makes a note in your medical records. There may come a time when you need your medical information, so find out how to get it and how it's protected.

  • Things to Expect When Your Mom Is Pregnant for Kids


    Kids have lots of different feelings when they learn that a new brother or sister is on the way. Find out more in this article.

  • How Do I Switch Doctors? for Teens


    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Transitioning Your Medical Care: Sickle Cell Disease for Teens


    At a certain point, you'll no longer be able to see your childhood doctor. Here are tips for teens on making a smooth switch to adult sickle cell care.

  • Postpartum Depression for Parents


    It's important for new mothers – and those who love them – to understand the symptoms of postpartum depression and reach out to family, friends, and medical professionals for help.

  • Choosing Your Own Doctor for Teens


    We all deserve a doc who helps us feel comfortable and understood – and who can guide our medical care in a way we need. Get tips on finding the best doctor for you.

  • Medical Issues in Adoption for Parents


    Considering adoption? Here are some things to know about the health and medical care of an adopted child, before, during, and after the adoption.