Sensory Processing Disorder
WebMD explains sensory processing disorder, a condition in which the brain has trouble receiving information from the senses. People with the condition may be over-sensitive to things in their environment, such as sounds.
Piaget Stages of Development
WebMD explains the Piaget stages of development and how they are reflected in your child's intellectual growth.
WebMD's guide to the meningococcal vaccine, who needs it, when it is given, and possible side effects.
MRSA and Staph Infections in Children
MRSA, a staph infection, is on the rise among children, often sending then to the hospital. WebMD explains how children catch MRSA and which symptoms to look for.
WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of mesenteric lymphadenitis – an inflammation of the lymph nodes.
Treatments for Constipation in Children
How is constipation in children treated? Facts you should know.
WebMD explains why adenoids may cause breathing problems and respiratory infections, and treatments for it, including adenoidectomy.
Worried About Precocious Puberty? How to Talk to Your Pediatrician
WebMD explains the signs of early puberty in your child -- and what to ask his or her doctor if you are concerned.
Norovirus: Symptoms and Treatment
WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of noroviruses.
Early Puberty: Causes and Consequences
Seeing signs of early puberty in your child can be worrisome. WebMD provides some basic facts about the causes of precocious puberty and how it might affect your child.