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Obesity: Medical complications

Obesity is a complex condition with many causes. Find out about the serious health complications that can result from this condition.

All about fever

Discover the different ways to take your child’s temperature, the common causes of a fever and how to take care of your child.

Ampicillin or amoxicillin rash

Some children develop a skin rash after taking certain antibiotics. Learn about the causes and symptoms of this condition and how it is treated.

First aid for cuts and scrapes

Find easy-to-follow steps on how to clean cuts and scrapes, help them heal properly and when to see a doctor.

Peanut allergy: Learn how a peanut allergy affects the body and how to manage it.

Strep throat: Find out how this bacterial infection is diagnosed and treated.

Transplant: Listed and waiting - Teens
discuss how it feels to wait for a transplant.

Living with leukemia: Learn how caring for a sick child affects the whole family.

Sleep: Show your child how sleep helps their body and brain rest and recover every night.

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