Meningitis: 12 Frequently Asked Questions
Meningitis can be a very serious illness. The experts at WebMD answer basic questions about the causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention of the disease.
Understanding Meningitis -- Prevention
Some forms of meningitis can be deadly if not treated immediately. Find the latest medical information on meningitis prevention here.
Jaundice in Babies and Children
WebMD gives a brief overview of jaundice, a condition that is common in infants but also can affect children and adults.
Learn more from WebMD about fluorosis, a dental condition caused by overexposure to fluoride during childhood.
Bacterial and Viral Rashes
A rash is a reaction of the skin. It can be caused by many things, such as a drug reaction, an infection, or an allergic reaction. The skin can only ...
Flu Shot or Nasal Spray?
Each type of flu vaccine has its advantages, so read these facts before deciding on the flu shot or the nasal spray.
Symptoms of Pain in Children
It's not always easy to know when a child is truly in pain. WebMD tells you how to identify symptoms of pain in children.
Caring for a Child With Cerebral Palsy
The more you know about your child’s cerebral palsy, the better equipped you will be to care for him or her. Learn more from WebMD about caregiving for a child with CP.
Do I Need the Hepatitis A and B Vaccines?
WebMD provides information about the hepatitis A and B vaccinations, including a vaccine schedule, immunization side effects, and preventing the hepatitis viruses.
Chickenpox (Varicella) Vaccine
WebMD explains the varicella, or chickenpox, vaccine -- why it's important, who should get it, the vaccine schedule, and possible side effects.