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  • Impetigo for Parents


    Impetigo is a contagious skin infection that causes blisters or sores on the face, neck, hands, and diaper area. Learn how this common problem is treated and what can help prevent it.

  • Word! Impetigo for Kids


    Impetigo is a skin infection that can happen when bacteria get inside your skin from a cut.

  • Impetigo for Teens


    Impetigo is a skin infection caused by fairly common bacteria. Read this article to learn how to recognize it and what to do about it.

  • Impetigo for Kids


    Impetigo is a strange-sounding word that might be new to you. It's an infection of the skin caused by bacteria. Read this article to learn more about it.

  • Word! I for Kids


    Learn about health and medical words that begin with the letter I.

  • Scarlet Fever for Parents


    Scarlet fever is an illness caused by a strep infection. It causes a red, bumpy rash that spreads over most of the body, and is treated with antibiotics.

  • Skin Infections & Rashes for Teens


    This section has information on infections that affect the skin.

  • Chigger Bites for Parents


    Chiggers are tiny red mites whose bites aren't painful but do cause intense itching. Home care can help the itchiness.

  • Skin for Kids


    Your skin is something you hardly ever think about - unless it's creating problems. Read all of our articles on skin for the whole story.

  • Infections Kids Can Get for Kids


    Infections are easily spread and kids get them all the time. Read our articles on infections to find out more about how to prevent them and treat them.