Dehydration for Teens
Dehydration is when the amount of water in the body has dropped too low. Read about what causes dehydration, what it does to your body, and how to prevent it.
Dehydration for Parents
Sometimes kids lose fluids and salts through fever, diarrhea, vomiting, or sweating. Here are some tips on preventing or treating dehydration.
First Aid: Dehydration for Parents
Kids can become dehydrated when their bodies lose very large amounts of fluids. It's important to replenish fluid losses as quickly as possible.
Dehydration for Kids
Our bodies need water to work properly. Find out more in this article for kids.
Rotavirus for Parents
Rotavirus infection affects most kids and is one of the most common causes of diarrhea. A vaccine to prevent it is now recommended for all kids.
Cholera for Parents
While cholera isn't common in the U.S., it can be a health threat elsewhere. Learn about cholera and how to prevent it.
Word! Dehydration for Kids
Don't sweat this long word!
Diarrhea for Parents
Most kids battle diarrhea from time to time, so it's important to know what to do to relieve and even prevent it.
Cholera for Teens
Cholera is an intestinal infection that mostly affects people in tropical regions. Find out more about cholera in this article for teens.
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.