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A nurse is often the first person you see when you're sick. Find out more about this important member of your health care team.
Radiation therapy is a treatment that can help people with cancer. Learn what's involved and how it works.
Going to the Doctor
When you go to the doctor for a checkup, it's because your parents and your doctor want to see that you're growing just the way you should. Read all about what happens at the doctor's office.
What Medicines Are and What They Do
You've taken medicine before. But what is it?
Help! It’s Hair Loss!
Every day, you lose about 50 to 100 hairs. But when someone has hair loss, the hairs may not grow back for a while.
How to Be Safe When You’re in the Sun
It's fun to be outside on a hot, sunny day. But too much sun and heat can make you feel terrible. Find out how to stay safe in this article for kids.
What Happens in the Operating Room?
Surgeries and operations happen in the operating room, sometimes called the OR. Find out more in this article for kids.
What Happens in the Emergency Room?
When you need help right away, you can go to the emergency room of the nearest hospital. This article tells you what will happen when you get there.