Surgeries and Procedures: Appendectomy for Parents
It's important to understand the ins and outs of an appendectomy so you know what to expect if your child has this procedure.
Appendicitis for Kids
What's an appendix and why do they sometimes need to be removed? Find out in this article for kids.
Appendicitis for Parents
Appendicitis requires immediate medical attention, so it's important to know its symptoms. The earlier it's caught, the easier it is to treat.
What Is Elective Surgery? for Parents
Find out what the experts have to say.
When Your Child Has Surgery for Parents
Prepare for your child's surgery by learning about different procedures, anesthesia, and more.
Medical Procedures for Parents
Info on surgical procedures and what to expect.
Word! Appendicitis for Kids
Appendicitis happens when a part of the digestive system called the appendix gets inflamed or swells up.
Appendicitis for Teens
Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, and requires surgery. Find out the symptoms and what doctors do to treat it.
Word! Appendix for Kids
The appendix is a small sac attached to the large intestine.
Doctors & Hospitals for Parents
Doctor and hospital visits, tests, surgery, insurance paperwork, and medicines: let us help you take some confusion out of the process.