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Infections That Pets Carry

Kids can benefit from the companionship, affection, and relationships they share with pets. But it's important to know how to protect your family from infections carried by pets and other animals.

Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease

Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease changes the hip joint and can cause a stiff joint, pain, and a limp.

Náuseas del embarazo de carácter grave (hiperémesis gravídica)

Cuando esta afección relacionada con el embarazo no se trata, puede interferir considerablemente en la salud de la mujer y en las posibilidades de que su bebé se desarrolle con normalidad.

PB & Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

Get a blast of flavor from these peanut butter, banana, and chocolate chip cookies.

Preventing Children's Sports Injuries

Participation in sports can teach kids sportsmanship and discipline. But sports also carry the potential for injury. Here's how to protect your kids.

Síndrome de corazón izquierdo hipoplásico

El síndrome de corazón izquierdo hipoplásico es un defecto de nacimiento poco frecuente que afecta al corazón del bebé.

Síndrome de Cushing

El síndrome de Cushing es una afección poco frecuente que aparece cuando hay un exceso de la hormona cortisol en el organismo. También recibe el nombre de hipercortisolismo.

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE)

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a shift at the upper part of the thighbone, or femur, that results in a weakened hip joint. Fortunately, when caught early, most cases of SCFE can be treated successfully.


One of the most important goals of kids' sports is helping children develop a sense of good sportsmanship. Here's how to set a good example for your kids.

Talking to Your Child About Puberty

Talking to kids about puberty is an important job for parents, especially because kids often hear about sex and relationships from unreliable sources. Here are some tips.