5 Ways to Fight the Flu for Teens
Get tips for fending off the flu in this article for teens.
Someone with a positive coronavirus test is infected and is contagious. They will need to stay home to prevent the virus from spreading to others. Here's how to quarantine or isolate at home.
Toxocariasis for Parents
Toxocara are common parasites of dogs and cats. When they infect humans, the illness is called toxocariasis.
Campylobacter Infections for Parents
These bacterial infections can cause diarrhea, cramping, abdominal pain, and fever. Good hand-washing and food safety habits can help prevent them.
Giardiasis for Parents
Giardiasis, one of the chief causes of diarrhea in the United States, is an intestinal illness caused by a microscopic parasite.
Salmonella Infections for Parents
Salmonellosis is a foodborne illness caused by the bacteria salmonella. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, fever, and headache.
Produce Precautions for Parents
Kids need daily servings of fruits and vegetables. Here's how to make sure the produce you buy and prepare is safe.
Being Safe in the Kitchen for Kids
Cooking and baking are lots of fun - as long as you stay safe. Read this article for safety tips before you head into the kitchen.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Home Care & Precautions for Parents
Anyone who is sick — even if they don't know for sure they have coronavirus (COVID-19) — should stay home unless they need medical care. This helps prevent the illness from spreading to others.
Pinkeye for Kids
Pinkeye is the most common eye problem kids can have. It causes redness, itching, inflammation, and pus to collect in the eyes.