Premature Ventricular Contractions for Parents
A premature ventricular contraction (PVC) is an early heartbeat that happens between normal heartbeats. PVCs usually are harmless.
Heart Conditions - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Health problems that can affect the heart.
Heart & Blood Vessels - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about conditions that may affect the heart and circulatory system.
Arrhythmias for Teens
Arrhythmias are abnormal heartbeats usually caused by an electrical "short circuit" in the heart. Many are minor and not a significant health threat, but others can indicate a more serious problem.
Arrhythmia (Abnormal Heartbeat) for Parents
An arrhythmia is an abnormal heartbeat usually caused by an electrical "short circuit" in the heart. Many are minor and not a health threat, but some can indicate a more serious problem.
Heart Health Content List - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Are you heart smart? Learn more about this amazing muscle, including how to care for kids with heart conditions.
Words to Know (Heart Glossary) for Parents
A guide to medical terms about the heart and circulatory system. In an easy A-Z format, find definitions on heart defects, heart conditions, treatments, and more.
Diseases & Conditions - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Looking for information about a chronic childhood condition or disease? Read about asthma, allergies, cancer, diabetes, heart murmurs, sleep disorders, and much more.
Words to Know (Heart Glossary) for Kids
Your heart beats and sends blood all around your body. Find out more about the heart, from A to Z, in this glossary.