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Home hemodialysis: Find out the benefits and things to consider.

Running shoes for your child: Use this guide to shop for the right fit.

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Teething

Find out what you can expect and how you can soothe and clean your baby’s gums when their primary teeth first start to appear.

Pulmonary hypertension

Learn more about the symptoms and diagnosis of this rare, but serious, condition.

Skin problems in newborn babies

Helpful information about common skin problems found in newborns.

Speech problems

Discover the causes of speech problems, the signs and symptoms at different ages and when to see a doctor.

Cystic Fibrosis: Search for a cure Stories about the journey towards a cure for CF.

ADHD and working memory: Find out what working memory is and how ADHD affects it.

Asthma: This interactive page will teach your child about managing asthma at all ages.

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