Infections for Teens
Who needs a flu shot? How long is mono contagious? This section has tons of articles about infections that teens can get, with information about how they're spread, signs and symptoms, when to go to the doctor, and more.
Fungal Infections for Teens
Some infections, like athlete's foot, are caused by fungi, not bacteria or viruses. Find out more in this section.
Common Infections for Teens
This section has information on common infections like colds and the flu.
Infections - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Every child gets sick from time to time. When your child isn't feeling well, you'll want to know how to recognize the symptoms, how to help, and when to call the doctor. Find out what you need to know about all the common and not-so-common infections.
Stomach & Intestinal Infections for Teens
Find out about some of the infections that affect the gastrointestinal system, and tips on how to prevent them.
Word! Infection for Kids
When germs get inside your body, they can multiply and cause an infection.
Skin Infections & Rashes for Teens
This section has information on infections that affect the skin.
STDs & Other Infections for Teens
Information on STDs, including how they spread, and how they're diagnosed and treated.
Ear Infections - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Find out what's causing that earache, and what to do about it.
Eye Infections - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about pinkeye and other eye infections.