How to Take Your Child's Temperature for Parents
All kids get a fever from time to time. Here's how to take your child's temperature, safely and accurately.
Fevers for Parents
Fevers happen when the body's internal "thermostat" raises the body temperature above normal. This is often the body's way of fighting infections.
What's a Fever? for Kids
What are fevers? Why do kids get them? Get the facts on temperatures and fevers in this article for kids.
Too Sick for School? - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Find out when it's smart to keep your child home from school, and more.
Food Safety for Teens
Learn why food safety is important and how you can avoid the spread of bacteria when you are buying, preparing, and storing food.
Common Childhood Infections - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
From diarrhea to cold sores, find out about infections many kids get.
Treatment - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
How to care for your child with the flu.
When Your Baby’s in the NICU for Parents
Learn what a NICU visit will be like for your little one, what you can do to help, and how to find support for yourself.
Emergencies - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
First aid and other guidance for emergency situations.
Outdoor Water Safety for Parents
Swimming in an open body of water (like a river, lake, or ocean) is different from swimming in a pool. Here are some tips based on the type of water.