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Child and Adolescent Health

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Infancy: Newborn Complications and Disorders | Infant Disorders | Infant Care | Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Childhood: General Children's Health | Children's Health Topics (Index) | Childhood Infectious Diseases | Child Care | Growth and Development | Nutrition | Toilet Training | Weight Management

Adolescence: Puberty | General Adolescent Health | Adolescent Physical Health | Adolescent Mental Health | Adolescent Sexual Health

Parenting: General Parenting | Gay and Lesbian Parenting | Adoption | Foster Care


Childhood Infectious Diseases

(Jump to: General Information | Chickenpox (Varicella) | Common Cold | Diphtheria | Fifth Disease (Erythema Infectiosum) | Flu | Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease | Measles (Rubeola) | Mumps | Roseola ( Sixth Disease ) | Rubella (German Measles) | Scarlet Fever | Strep Throat | Whooping Cough )

General Information
School Health: The ABCs of Staying Healthy at School:Mayo Clinic
Childhood Infections (Index):Nemours Foundation
Skin Rashes in Children: eMedicine Health


Chickenpox (Varicella)
Chickenpox:Nemours Foundation
Chickenpox in Pregnancy:March of Dimes
Chickenpox:MedlinePlus


Common Cold
See Respiratory System, Respiratory Infections


Diphtheria
Diptheria:Nemours Foundation
Diptheria:MedlinePlus


Fifth Disease (Erythema Infectiosum, Parvovirus Infection)
Fifth Disease:Nemours Foundation
Fifth Disease in Pregnancy:March of Dimes
Fifth Disease:MedlinePlus


Flu
Influenza, see Respiratory System, Respiratory Infections
Stomach Flu (Gastroenteritis), see Digestive System, Gastroenteritis
HIB (Haemophilus influenzae type b), see Nervous System and Brain, Bacterial Meningitis


Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease:Mayo Clinic
Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease:CDC


Measles (Rubeola)
Measles:Nemours Foundation
Measles:MedlinePlus


Mumps
Mumps:Nemours Foundation
Mumps:MedlinePlus


Roseola (Sixth Disease)
Roseola:Nemours Foundation
Roseola:Mayo Clinic


Rubella (German Measles)
Rubella:Nemours Foundation
Rubella:Mayo Clinic
Rubella (in Pregnancy):March of Dimes
Rubella:MedlinePlus


Scarlet Fever
Scarlet Fever:Nemours Foundation
Scarlet Fever:NIAID
Scarlet Fever:CDC


Strep Throat
See Ears, Nose and Throat, Sore Throat


Whooping Cough
See Respiratory System, Respiratory Infections


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