Quadriceps Contusion for Teens
Quadriceps contusions are common in sports that have a lot of direct contact or a chance of collisions or wipeouts. Find out what to do if you get one - and how to avoid them.
Hamstring Strain for Teens
A hamstring strain happens when one or more of the muscles in the back of the leg gets stretched too far and starts to tear. Find out how to treat hamstring strains in this article for teens.
Cellulite for Teens
Cellulite is the lumpy look ("cottage cheese") commonly found on the thighs, stomach, and butt. It's due to collections of fat that push against the connective tissue beneath the skin.
Jock Itch for Kids
Jock itch is a pretty common skin infection of the groin and upper thighs. It is usually affects teens, but sometimes kids can get it. Find out what it is and how to prevent it in this article for kids.
What a Pain! Kids and Growing Pains for Kids
Growing pains are for real. Usually they happen when kids are between the ages of 3 and 5 or 8 and 12.
Jock Itch for Parents
Jock itch is a pretty common fungal infection of the groin and upper thighs. It is generally easy to treat and prevent.
Jock Itch for Teens
Jock itch is a pretty common fungal infection of the groin and upper thighs. It is generally easy to treat - and avoid - by following a few simple steps.
Bones, Muscles & Joints for Kids for Kids
"The thigh bone's connected to knee bone . . ." You may know the words to the song, but muscles and joints are also in between those bones. Find out all bones, muscles, and joints in these articles just for kids.
Hernias for Parents
Hernias are fairly common in kids and hernia repair is the one of the most common surgeries performed on children.
Hernias for Teens
A hernia is an opening or weakness in the wall of a muscle, tissue, or membrane that normally holds an organ in place. Learning to prevent hernias isn't hard to do - check out these tips.