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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

Common Cold
See Respiratory System, Respiratory Infections

Diptheria:Nemours Foundation

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

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

Mumps:Nemours Foundation

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

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

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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