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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  • Children's OTC Cough & Cold Medicine: Dos and Don'ts

    Learn the dos and don’ts for safely giving your child over-the-counter (OTC) cough and cold medicines.

  • Cholesterol and Your Child

    Problems with high cholesterol levels can begin in childhood. They are likely to continue into adulthood, increasing the risk for…

  • Chronic Pain

    Chronic pain is pain that doesn’t go away, lasting months or even years. It can interfere with daily activities and…

  • Chronic Pelvic Pain

    Chronic pelvic pain is dull or sharp pain in your pelvic region (the area below your belly button and above…

  • Club Drug Use

    Club drugs are commonly found at parties, bars, nightclubs, and concerts. They are illegal and can cause serious illness or…

  • Colds and the Flu

    Learn about the symptoms of and treatments for colds and the flu.

  • Common School-Age Illnesses/Infections

    All kids get sick from time to time. Learn the symptoms, causes, and treatment for common illnesses experienced by school-age…

  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

    Complex regional pain syndrome is a chronic pain condition that can occur after an injury. The pain is usually much…

  • Concussion

    A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury (TBI) that occurs from a blow to your head, neck, or…

  • Concussions in Kids

    Concussions in kids need to be taken seriously. Here’s everything you need to know about this traumatic brain injury.

  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

    Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) affects your adrenal glands, which produce hormones. Learn about the symptoms and treatment.

  • Congenital Heart Disease

    Congenital heart disease is a problem with the heart that is present at birth. It can be mild or severe,…

  • Croup

    Croup is a common childhood condition. It is recognizable by its barking cough. It spreads through airborne particles and from…

  • Cushing's Syndrome

    Learn about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment of Cushing’s syndrome, a condition that occurs when your body is exposed…

  • Cytomegalovirus

    Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is common and spreads through sexual and with the bodily fluids of an infected person. It…

  • Dealing with Divorce

    Divorce is hard. It’s even harder for you if you have kids. Here’s how to make it a little bit…

  • Dental Hygiene: How to Care for Your Child's Teeth

    Healthy teeth are important to your child’s overall health. Oral care helps set good dental habits as your child…

  • Depression in Children and Teens

    It is common for children and teens to be depressed. Learn how to recognize and help your young one who…

  • Diabetes

    Learn how to live with diabetes.

  • Diabetes Insipidus

    Diabetes insipidus is a hormone disorder that occurs when the body doesn’t produce enough antidiuretic hormone (ADH) or doesn’t use…