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  • Appendicitis for Parents


    Appendicitis requires immediate medical attention, so it's important to know its symptoms. The earlier it's caught, the easier it is to treat.

  • Word! Appendicitis for Kids


    Appendicitis happens when a part of the digestive system called the appendix gets inflamed or swells up.

  • Surgeries and Procedures: Appendectomy for Parents


    It's important to understand the ins and outs of an appendectomy so you know what to expect if your child has this procedure.

  • Stomachaches for Kids


    Ugh. Bellyaches. Find out what causes tummy trouble in this article for kids.

  • Word! Appendix for Kids


    The appendix is a small sac attached to the large intestine.

  • Yersiniosis for Parents


    Yersiniosis is an uncommon infection caused by the consumption of undercooked meat products, unpasteurized milk, or water contaminated by the bacteria.

  • Gastrointestinal Infections for Parents


    Conditions that can affect the stomach and intestines.

  • Campylobacter Infections for Parents


    These bacterial infections can cause diarrhea, cramping, abdominal pain, and fever. Good hand-washing and food safety habits can help prevent them.

  • Word! A for Kids


    Find out about medical and health terms that start with A.

  • Stomachaches for Teens


    Lots of different problems can cause similar kinds of stomach pain - not all of them related to the digestive system. Here are some clues about what could be going on.