Your Bones for Kids
Where would you be without your bones? Learn more about the skeletal system in this article for kids.
Broken Bones for Parents
Many kids will have a broken bone at some point. Here's what to expect.
Broken Bones for Teens
Bones are tough stuff - but even tough stuff can break. Find out what happens when a bone fractures.
Osteogenesis Imperfecta (Brittle Bone Disease) for Parents
Osteogenesis imperfecta (or brittle bone disease) prevents the body from building strong bones. People with OI have bones that might break easily.
Broken Bones for Kids
What happens when you break a bone?
Quiz: Bones for Kids
Take this quiz about your bones.
Bones, Muscles, and Joints for Parents
Without bones, muscles, and joints, we couldn't stand, walk, run, or even sit. The musculoskeletal system supports our bodies, protects our organs from injury, and enables movement.
Movie: Bones & Skeletal System for Kids
Watch a movie about your bones.
Bones, Muscles, and Joints for Teens
Our bones, muscles, and joints form our musculoskeletal system and enable us to do everyday physical activities.
How Broken Bones Heal for Parents
Broken bones have an amazing ability to heal, especially in kids. Full healing can take time, but new bone usually forms a few weeks after an injury.