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  • Burns for Parents


    Burns, especially scalds from hot water and liquids, are some of the most common childhood accidents. Minor burns often can be safely treated at home, but more serious burns require medical care.

  • Metabolism for Parents


    Brush up on metabolism basics - including common metabolic disorders - in this article.

  • Being Afraid for Kids


    Have you ever been afraid? Everyone gets scared sometimes. Find out more about fear in this article for kids.

  • Eye Injuries for Parents


    You can treat many minor eye irritations by flushing the eye, but more serious injuries require medical attention.

  • Vaping: What You Need to Know for Parents


    E-cigarettes are marketed as a safe alternative to smoking, but they're not - they still deliver nicotine into the body. Here are the facts on vaping.

  • Vaping: What You Need to Know for Teens


    E-cigarettes aren't a safe alternative to smoking, they're just another way of putting nicotine into your body. Get the facts on e-cigs and vaping.

  • First Aid: Burns for Parents


    Scald burns from hot water and other liquids are the most common type of burn young kids get. Here's what to do if your child is burned.

  • Definition: Hormones for Teens


    Hormones are chemical substances that act like messenger molecules in the body.

  • Word! Hydrogen Peroxide for Kids


    Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical that can clean your cuts and scrapes.

  • Definition: Histamine for Parents


    Histamine - a chemical found in some of the body's cells - causes many of the symptoms of allergies, such as a runny nose or sneezing.