Dehydration for Teens
Dehydration is when the amount of water in the body has dropped too low. Read about what causes dehydration, what it does to your body, and how to prevent it.
Sports and Concussions for Teens
As long as people play sports, there will be concussions from time to time. Find out how to protect yourself and what to do if you get a concussion playing sports.
First Aid: Chest Pains for Parents
Chest pain can be caused by many things, but it is rarely a sign of heart trouble in children. Here's what to do about it.
Ear Injuries for Parents
Ear injuries not only can affect a child's hearing, but sense of balance, too. That's because our ears also help keep us steady on our feet.
School and Concussions for Teens
A concussion can affect you at school because it's a type of brain injury. Doing schoolwork and being in a classroom can sometimes make things worse. Here's what to know about school and concussions.
First Aid: Heat Illness for Parents
In hot weather, a child's internal temperature can rise and cause heat exhaustion, which can progress to heatstroke if not treated quickly.
Diabetes and Sports Special Needs Factsheet for Educators
What teachers and coaches should know about students with diabetes playing sports and exercising.
Sports Physicals for Kids
If you play team sports, you may have had a sports physical. A sports physical is a visit to the doctor to make sure you're in good enough shape to play the sport you want to play.
Find out what the experts have to say.
Sports Drinks and Energy Drinks for Parents
When it comes to keeping your kid hydrated, there's a dizzying array of drinks to choose from. Are sports and energy drinks right for your child?