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Excessive sweating? Learn about hyperhidrosis and what can be done to treat it.

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HPV vaccine: What you need to know

The human papillomavirus (HPV) is spread through sexual intercourse and can cause genital warts and cervical cancer. Read on to learn more about the virus.

Vomiting

Vomiting has many causes, from a headache to food poisoning to an infection. Learn how to take care of your sick child, how to prevent dehydration and when to see a doctor.

Diarrhea

Diarrhea is frequent, watery stool. Find out the causes and symptoms of diarrhea and how to care for your child when they have it.

Pierced ear infection

Children often get infection in their newly pierced ears. Read on to learn more about the common causes of pierced ears infections and how to treat them.

Epilepsy: An overview.

Epilepsy: An overview Learn more about epilepsy from SickKids experts and patients.

Belly Bonanza

Belly Bonanza. Follow Blueberry and Green Pea’s journey through the digestive tract.

Look inside this surfer’s brain to find out how it works.

Brain Wave. Look inside this surfer’s brain to find out how it works.

How the Body Works: The brain

How the Body Works: The brain

 
 

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