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  • Glaucoma for Parents


    Glaucoma damages the optic nerve. The condition gets worse over time and leads to a loss of vision if not treated.

  • Dictionary: Blood Pressure for Parents


    Blood pressure is a measurement that tells how hard the heart is pumping to move blood through the blood vessels.

  • How to Compete in Sports for Kids


    Sometimes sports competition can make kids feel pressure. If it's too much, a kid might not have as much fun as before. Find out what to do if this happens to you.

  • Helping Teens Who Cut for Parents


    Cutting isn't new, but this form of self-injury has been in the spotlight more in recent years. Learn more how to help a teen who cuts.

  • Metabolic Syndrome for Teens


    Metabolic syndrome is a signal that someone could be on the road to serious health problems. Find out more in this article for teens.

  • Eardrum Injuries for Parents


    A "popped" eardrum is more than just painful - it can sometimes lead to hearing loss. Learn about ruptured eardrums and how to prevent them.

  • Answer Key: Peer Pressure (Grades 3 to 5) for Educators


    This answer key is part of the Teacher's Guide on Peer Pressure for grades 3 to 5.

  • Quiz: Peer Pressure (Grades 3 to 5) for Educators


    This quiz is part of the Teacher's Guide on Peer Pressure for grades 3 to 5.

  • What Problems Can Diabetes Cause? for Teens


    Thinking about your diabetes a little bit now — and taking some steps to prevent problems — can make things easier down the road.

  • Glomerulonephritis for Parents


    Glomerulonephritis happens when tiny filtering units in the kidneys stop working properly. Most cases get better on their own or with treatment.