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Information for parents

Need to access pediatric information related to your child's development, behavior and illnesses? You’ve come to the right place. Below are explanations and tips that have been written specifically for you, the parent.

General health

Common childhood aches, pains, and illnesses, plus how to take care of your child's body from teeth to toes.


Find out what you need to know about all the common and not-so-common infections.

Emotions and behavior

Understand your child's behavior, whether it's toddler tantrums or teenage depression.

Growth and development

Learn how to understand and deal with your child's changing body and mind from infancy through the teen years.

Nutrition and fitness

It's important to know how to help your child grow up healthy by learning about good nutrition, exercise, and a balanced diet.

Pregnancy and newborns

What you need to know about pregnancy, childbirth, and preparing for parenthood.

Medical problems

Read about asthma, allergies, cancer, diabetes, heart murmurs, sleep disorders, and much more.

Positive parenting

Parenting basics like discipline, homework help, and how to talk to your child about tough subjects, like sex, tobacco, and alcohol.

First aid and safety

Protect your child inside the house and out, what to do in an emergency, how to stock a first-aid kit, where to call for help, and more.

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