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COVID-19 Vaccine for Kids Under 5
The FDA has approved the COVID-19 vaccine for kids under 5 years old. Children’s doctors weigh in on vaccine safety, when to vaccinate and why it’s still important.
Preparing for Surgery
It’s important to follow pre-surgery instructions so your child or teen can be as safe as possible during their procedure. Get pre-surgery instructions and tips on preparing for your child’s procedure.
4 Reasons Your Child Needs a Flu Shot
The flu is a common, contagious and potentially dangerous virus. Here’s how the flu shot can keep your family safe and why it’s more important than ever to get vaccinated.
How to Tell If Your Child Has Scoliosis
Learn what to look for if you suspect your child may have scoliosis.
Is Melatonin Safe for Kids?
Do you experience bedtime battles with your little one? Find out if melatonin is safe for your child.
Chest Pain in Kids: What to Do
Kids can have pain in their chests for a number of reasons, some of them relatively harmless. Here’s what parents should know and when to take them to the doctor.
How to Safely Clean Your Child’s Ears
Make sure you don’t do more harm than good by reading these tips before cleaning your child’s ears.
Does My Child Need a Tonsillectomy?
Learn the signs to look for from our team of pediatric ear, nose and throat experts.
Helping Your Child or Teen Overcome Fear of Shots
We understand that your child or teen may have a fear of needles. Here’s how you can ease their anxiety and help them cope with immunizations.
Explaining Your Child’s Cancer Diagnosis
Learn how to explain your child’s cancer diagnosis, and how to explain his or her diagnosis to your child’s friends and siblings.
What Is Anxiety and How Does It Look in Kids?
If you have any reason to believe your child is suffering from problematic anxiety; it’s important to know the signs and to get help.
So, What is Autism?
Autism spectrum disorder is just that—a spectrum. It means different things for different people, but early intervention is key. Here's what parents should know.
5 Steps for Managing Your Child’s Asthma
You can help your child maintain a healthy, active lifestyle by learning ways to manage and control her asthma symptoms.