Cat Scratch Disease for Parents
Cat scratch disease is an infection that causes swelling of the lymph nodes after a cat scratch or bite. Learn about signs and symptoms, prevention, treatment, and more.
Animals, Allergies & Other Triggers for Kids
Stuff like pollen and pets may cause an asthma flare-up. Find out what to do about common asthma triggers.
Toxocariasis for Parents
Toxocara are common parasites of dogs and cats. When they infect humans, the illness is called toxocariasis.
Bites and Scratches for Parents
Animal bites and scratches, even minor ones, can become infected and spread bacteria to other parts of the body, regardless of whether the animal is a family pet or a wild animal.
First Aid: Animal Bites for Parents
Animal bites and scratches that break the skin can cause infection. Rarely, animal bites can cause rabies, a dangerous, life-threatening disease.
Asthma-Safe Homes for Teens
Here's steps to remove or minimize triggers at home that cause asthma flare-ups.
Dogs and Preventing Dog Bites for Kids
Are you a little afraid of dogs? Some kids are, so find out how you can make friends with dogs and avoid dog bites.
Preventing Dog Bites for Parents
Teaching kids a few basic dog manners will help them enjoy safe encounters with Fido.
Five Steps for Fighting Stress for Kids
Everybody gets stressed from time to time. This article for kids has some tips for you to try the next time you're stressed.
Fungal Infections (Ringworm, Yeast, etc.) for Parents
Learn about rashes and other conditions caused by fungal infections.