Childhood is full of health problems, from runny noses and coughs to potentially fatal infections and congenital illnesses. You want to know as much as possible so your children grow up healthy and fit. We give you clear, direct, doctor-reviewed information on many common childhood ailments. But remember - when your child is sick, never hesitate to see a doctor.
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