Bug Bites and Stings for Parents
Most bug bites and stings are just annoying. But some can cause infections and allergic reactions. It's important to know what to watch for, and when to get medical attention.
Tick Removal: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents
Boy, your child's freckles really stand out in the sun — yikes, that one is actually a tick! What should you do?
Lyme Disease for Parents
Lyme disease can affect the skin, joints, nervous system, and other organ systems. If Lyme disease is diagnosed quickly and treated with antibiotics, most people feel better quickly.
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever for Parents
Rocky Mountain spotted fever is an infection spread by ticks. Find out more about it - including how to prevent it.
About First Aid Guides for Parents
Whether it's a medical emergency or minor injury, we've got the first-aid info you need.
Printable Safety Guides - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
First aid and other guidance for emergency situations.
First Aid & Safety Center - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Boo-boos, bug bites, and broken bones - oh my! Here's your one-stop shop for everything you need to know about how to keep kids safe.
Hey! A Bedbug Bit Me! for Kids
A bedbug is a small, flat, reddish-brown bug that can be found in homes all over the world. Learn more about bedbugs.
Hey! A Louse Bit Me! for Kids
Lice need to suck blood to survive, and they sometimes live on people's heads and lay eggs in their hair. Get the lowdown on lice in this article.