Failure to Thrive for Parents
Most kids follow growth patterns that are normal, but others have ”failure to thrive” – they fail to gain weight as expected and have poor height growth.
What Is a Growth Disorder? for Parents
The other kids in the class have been getting taller and developing into young adults, but your child's growth seems to be lagging behind. Could a growth disorder be the cause?
Cardiomyopathy for Parents
Cardiomyopathy is when the heart muscle becomes weak and enlarged, which makes it difficult to pump blood through the body. There’s usually no cure for the condition in children, but it can be treated.
Cerebral Palsy and Related Conditions for Parents
Weight & Eating Problems for Parents
Info on common eating disorders and ways to reach and maintain a healthy weight.
Endocrine Glands, Growth & Diabetes for Parents
Learn about health conditions like diabetes.
Growth & Your Baby for Parents
Learn about your baby's growth and development in the first few years of life.
Cardiofaciocutaneous Syndrome for Parents
Cardiofaciocutaneous (CFC) syndrome is a rare genetic condition. It affects the heart, facial features, and skin.
Cleft Lip/Cleft Palate: Feeding Your Child for Parents
Babies born with a cleft may need some feeding help from special bottle systems. Find out what's available and how they work.
Health Problems of Preemies for Parents
Sometimes premature babies are born with health problems. Learn more about some of those problems here.