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 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.
Word! Appendicitis for Kids
Appendicitis happens when a part of the digestive system called the appendix gets inflamed or swells up.
Word! Appendix for Kids
The appendix is a small sac attached to the large intestine.
Stomachaches for Kids
Ugh. Bellyaches. Find out what causes tummy trouble in this article for kids.
Antegrade Continence Enema (ACE) for Parents
An antegrade continence enema, or ACE, is a different way to give an enema. Enemas can help someone poop if they become constipated or have another problem moving their bowels.