• What Do You Know About Growth Plates?

    Growth plates are found on the long bones of children and teenagers, where tissue is growing near the end of the bones. Don't know much about them? Learn more by taking this quiz.

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  • Take a Load Off Your Kids

    Most children rely on backpacks to carry books and supplies to and from school and activities. But a backpack that’s too heavy or doesn’t fit right can cause harm.

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  • Keep Your Cheerleader Safe

    Cheerleading has grown into a sport that demands great strength, agility, and gymnastic skill. Unfortunately, that athleticism also means serious injuries can happen. Here is some guidance to keep cheerleaders safe.

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COVID-19 Resource Center

Information about COVID-19 continues to evolve. Learn how you can keep you and your family safe as this infectious disease continues to circulate. You'll find details about symptoms, treatment, and prevention, including vaccines.

Pregnancy & Newborns

Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

Children's Health

You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.


    Antibiotics have been called "wonder drugs," because of their ability to treat bacterial infections that were once deadly. Antibiotics have saved countless lives since they were first introduced 60 years ago. But over use of these drugs has allowed some bacteria to become resistant to them.

    It is important to know your estimated due date in order to help plan for the baby's birth.


      Ringworm is a general term used to describe a very common type of skin infection. It is not caused by a worm at all, but by a fungus. In this video, you'll learn more about the fungus that causes ringworm and what steps you can take to prevent the infection.