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Tips for Treating the Flu
Here are some quick tips for helping your child get over the flu.
Most vomiting is caused by gastroenteritis, and usually isn't serious. These home-care tips can help prevent dehydration.
What’s a Primary Care Physician (PCP)?
PCPs are health care providers that offer routine checkups, vaccines, and non-emergency medical care. Learn more about PCPs and how to choose a great one.
Germs: Bacteria, Viruses, Fungi, and Protozoa
Germs are the microscopic bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoa that can cause disease.
Hand Washing: Why It’s So Important
Washing your hands well and often is the best way to keep from getting sick. Here's how to teach this all-important habit to your kids.
How Many Doses of Flu Vaccine Does My Child Need?
Knowing the doctor-recommended flu vaccination schedule can be confusing. Use this tool to help you understand how many doses your child needs.
Can Kids Get a COVID-19 Vaccine Along With the Flu Vaccine?
It's safe for kids to get a COVID-19 vaccine along with any other routine vaccine, including the flu vaccine.
Vaccines & Antibiotics: A Safe Combo?
Find out what the experts have to say.
How to Safely Give Acetaminophen
What kind? How much? How often? Find out how to give this pain and fever medicine.
Pneumonia is a lung infection that can be caused by different types of germs, most commonly viruses. Read about symptoms and treatment.
Cough and Cold Medicine Abuse
Chugging cough medicine for an instant high is a dangerous, potentially deadly practice.
Most kids battle diarrhea from time to time, so it's important to know what to do to relieve and even prevent it.
Teaching Your Child How to Swallow Pills
Swallowing a pill is something that many of us take for granted. But just like any skill, learning to swallow a pill takes practice.