Word! Vaccine for Kids
A vaccine is another word for what most kids call a shot.
Word! Injection for Kids
An injection is when the doctor uses a needle to put medicine or a vaccine into your body.
Word! V for Kids
Learn the meanings of medical and health terms that start with V.
Word! Syringe for Kids
A syringe is the needle a doctor uses to give you a shot or draw blood.
Word! Herpes Zoster for Kids
Herpes zoster, also called shingles, causes a rash with blisters on the body and is very painful.
Medical Care and Your 1- to 2-Year-Old for Parents
The toddler months might continue to bring colds, bruises, and other minor emergencies, but you'll also find yourself dealing with your toddler's emerging independence.
Word! Shingles for Kids
Shingles is the same virus as the one that gives people chickenpox. It can cause sores or blisters on the body and is very painful.
Hepatitis for Kids
It's sneaky, it's silent, and it can permanently harm your liver. Read this article for more information on hepatitis.
Word! L for Kids
Look here to see medical and health terms that start with the letter L.
Chickenpox for Kids
Chickenpox is a virus that causes red, itchy bumps. Find out more in this article for kids.