Smallpox for Teens
You might be wondering what smallpox is and whether you or anyone you know is at risk for getting it. Learn the facts.
Smallpox for Parents
If you're wondering what smallpox is and why people sometimes worry about it, get the facts here.
Skin Infections & Rashes for Teens
This section has information on infections that affect the skin.
Infections for Teens
Who needs a flu shot? How long is mono contagious? This section has tons of articles about infections that teens can get, with information about how they're spread, signs and symptoms, when to go to the doctor, and more.
Bacteria & Viruses for Teens
Common bacterial & viral infections.
Bacterial & Viral Infections for Parents
Learn about common childhood infections and how to treat them.
Germs: Bacteria, Viruses, Fungi, and Protozoa for Parents
Germs are the microscopic bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoa that can cause disease.
Germs are tiny organisms that can cause disease - and they're so small that they can creep into your system without you noticing. Find out how to protect yourself.
Infections for Parents
Every child gets sick from time to time. When your child isn't feeling well, you'll want to know how to recognize the symptoms, how to help, and when to call the doctor. Find out what you need to know about all the common and not-so-common infections.
Ebola for Parents
Although outbreaks of Ebola may occur in parts of the world, there's no reason to panic. When people with Ebola are correctly diagnosed, isolated, and cared for, the risk of passing the disease to others is low.