Preparing Your Child for Visits to the Doctor for Parents
When kids know they're "going to the doctor," many become worried about the visit. Here's how to help them.
Laryngoscopy for Parents
Laryngoscopy, a visual exam of the voicebox and airway, can help discover the causes of voice and breathing problems, throat or ear pain, and other bothersome symptoms.
Understanding Other People for Teens
Being able to predict how other people might feel, act, or react is a skill that helps us build better relationships. These tips can help you develop the skill of understanding others.
Surgeries and Procedures: Laryngoscopy for Parents
Laryngoscopy, a visual examination below the back of the throat, can help discover the causes of voice and breathing problems, pain in the throat or ear, difficulty in swallowing, narrowing of the throat, blockages in the airway, and vocal cord problems.
Sexual Development for Parents
Changes become more dramatic and complex with the onset of puberty, and kids are likely to have lots of questions. These articles can help you become a trusted source of information, comfort, and support for your kids.
Your Child's Checkup: 13 Years for Parents
Find out what this doctor's visit will involve when your teen is 13.
Your Child's Checkup: 14 Years for Parents
Find out what this doctor's visit will involve when your teen is 14.
Medical Care and Your 6- to 12-Year-Old for Parents
Regular well-child exams are essential to keep kids healthy and up-to-date with immunizations. Find out what to expect at the doctor's office.
Medical Care and Your 13- to 18-Year-Old for Parents
Regular visits help your teen's doctor keep track of changes in physical, mental, and social development. The doctor can also help your teen understand the importance of choosing a healthy lifestyle.
Medical Care for Teens
This section has advice on taking charge of your own medical care.