Tonsillitis for Kids
If your tonsils get infected, it can make your throat feel very sore. Find out more in this article for kids.
Having Your Tonsils Taken Out for Kids
Sometimes tonsils need to be removed, but how is it done? Find out in this article for kids.
What Happens in the Operating Room? for Kids
Surgeries and operations happen in the operating room, sometimes called the OR. Find out more in this article for kids.
Your Tongue for Kids
Your tongue: You taste with it, talk with it, and sometimes even stick it out! Find out more in this article for kids.
Strep Throat for Kids
Strep throat gives you a sore throat and makes it hard to swallow. Find out more in this article for kids.
Mononucleosis for Parents
Mononucleosis - or "mono" - is an infection that produces flu-like symptoms, and usually goes away on its own in a few weeks with the help of plenty of fluids and rest.
Mononucleosis for Teens
It's sometimes called "the kissing disease," but kissing is just one of the ways that someone can catch mono.
Q&A for Parents
Our medical experts answer some common - and not so common - questions from readers about parenting, diseases and conditions, the human body, and raising happy and healthy kids.
Going to the Hospital for Kids
It may seem scary to go to a hospital, but doctors and nurses are there to help people who are sick or hurt feel better. Read our article for kids to find out what happens inside a hospital.
What Are Germs? for Kids
You know they can hurt you, but what are these invisible creatures? Find out in this article for kids.