Kids and Teens

Make sure your kids’ and teen has all the information he or she needs to make smart decisions about puberty, sexuality, food, fitness and emotional well-being.

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  • Tics and Tourette Syndrome

    Tourette syndrome is a movement disorder that starts in childhood. It makes a person repeatedly twitch, move, or make…

  • Tinnitus

    Tinnitus is when you hear noise in your ears. The noise is often described as ringing, but can also be…

  • Tips for Healthy Children and Families

    By working together as a family to eat well and stay active, you can help your children build healthy habits…

  • Tips for the Parents of Twins

    Information for parents about caring for twins from the Orenschools.

  • Tonsillitis

    Tonsillitis is an inflammatory disease that occurs when your tonsils become infected by a virus or bacteria.

  • Transient Synovitis of the Hip

    Learn about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment of transient synovitis of the hip, a condition that causes sudden hip…

  • Traveler’s Diarrhea

    Learn about the causes, symptoms, prevention and treatment of traveler’s diarrhea.

  • Traveling With Children

    Traveling with children can be stressful. Plan ahead and be prepared so you can make your trip fun for…

  • Tuberous Sclerosis

    Learn about the causes and symptoms of, and treatments for, tuberous sclerosis.

  • Ulcers

    Information about the causes, diagnosis and treatment of ulcers in your digestive tract.

  • Understanding Your Teen's Emotional Health

    The teenage years can be confusing and emotional for kids. Learn how you can support them during as they discover…

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Learn about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and complications of urinary tract infections (sometimes called UTIs or bladder…

  • Urinary Tract Infections in Young Children

    A urinary tract infection (UTI) occurs from a buildup of bacteria. Learn about the symptoms, causes, treatments, and prevention of…

  • Vaginal Discharge

    Learn about the symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention of changes in vaginal discharge.

  • Vibrio Vulnificus Infection

    Learn about the causes of and treatments for Vibrio vulnificus infection.

  • Video: Firearm Safety at Home

    Firearm injuries happen every day, so it’s important to teach your kids what to do if they find a firearm.  Whether it’s real or not, they should always apply these four steps: Stop. Don’t touch. Go away. And tell an adult. Remember

  • Video: How to Help Your Kids Deal With Bullies

    Bullies use power, strength or popularity to hurt others, emotionally or physically. And while you can’t be with your child all the time, there are ways you can help. If your child encounters a bully, tell them to get to a safe place

  • Video: Keeping Your Family Healthy During Flu Season

    Strong dependence or habitual use of a substance or practice, despite the negative consequences of its use.

  • Video: Preventing and Treating Concussions

    Concussions can happen to anyone, during any physical activity. And you don’t have to get hit in the head or lose consciousness to have a concussion. If you suspect a concussion, don’t let your child return to the game until they’ve been

  • Vomiting and Diarrhea

    Information for parents about vomiting and diarrhea in children from the Orenschools.