Learn what medicines and therapies are used to get kids better, and keep them well.
Medical Care for Teens
This section has advice on taking charge of your own medical care.
Biopsies for Parents
Doctors order biopsies to examine tissue or cells when they're concerned about a problem such as an infection, inflammation, or cancer.
Appendectomy for Parents
It's important to understand the ins and outs of an appendectomy so you know what to expect if your child has this procedure.
Cancer Center Content List - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
From treatments and prevention to coping with the emotional aspects of cancer, the Cancer Center provides comprehensive information that parents need.
Hodgkin Lymphoma for Parents
Hodgkin lymphoma is a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system. Most kids and teens who get Hodgkin lymphoma get better.
Retinopathy of Prematurity for Parents
Retinopathy of prematurity, which can happen in premature babies, causes abnormal blood vessel growth in the retina. Some children will need surgery to prevent vision loss or blindness.
Epilepsy Surgery for Parents
Epilepsy surgery is an operation done on the brain to reduce or stop seizures.
Doctors & Hospitals - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Doctor and hospital visits, tests, surgery, insurance paperwork, and medicines: let us help you take some confusion out of the process.
Surgery for Tear Duct Blockage for Parents
Blocked tear ducts are a fairly common problem in infants. Sometimes surgery is done to treat them.