Common Infections for Teens
This section has information on common infections like colds and the flu.
Preventing Flu for Teens for Teens
Don't let the flu bug bite you! Check out these tips for avoiding the flu.
The Flu: Stop the Spread for Kids
Follow these tips to help prevent the spread of the flu.
Hand Washing: Why It's So Important for Teens
Did you know that the most important thing you can do to keep from getting sick is to wash your hands? If you don't wash your hands frequently, you can pick up germs from other sources and then infect yourself.
Why Do I Need to Wash My Hands? for Kids
Washing your hands is the best way to stop germs from spreading. Learn all about the best way to wash your hands in this article for kids.
Hand Washing: Why It's So Important for Parents
Washing your hands well and often is the best way to keep from getting sick. Here's how to teach this all-important habit to your kids.
MRSA for Teens
MRSA is a type of bacteria that the usual antibiotics can't tackle anymore. The good news is that there are some simple ways to protect yourself from being infected. Find out how.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) for Kids
Someone might say you're obsessed with soccer or something else that you really like, but when someone has a true obsession, it isn't any fun. Find out more about obsessive-compulsive disorder in this article for kids.
Cholera for Parents
While cholera isn't common in the U.S., it can be a health threat elsewhere. Learn about cholera and how to prevent it.
MRSA for Parents
MRSA is a type of bacteria that the usual antibiotics can't tackle anymore. Simple precautions can help protect your kids from becoming infected.