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  • Shigella Infections (Shigellosis) for Parents


    Shigella are bacteria that can infect the digestive tract and cause a wide range of symptoms, from diarrhea, cramping, vomiting, and nausea, to more serious complications and illnesses.

  • Gastrointestinal Infections for Parents


    Conditions that can affect the stomach and intestines.

  • Bacteria & Viruses for Teens


    Common bacterial & viral infections.

  • Diarrhea for Teens


    Nearly everybody gets diarrhea every once in a while, and it's usually caused by gastrointestinal infections. It's nothing to be embarrassed about. Read this article to learn more.

  • Bacterial & Viral Infections for Parents


    Learn about common childhood infections and how to treat them.

  • Infections for Parents


    Every child gets sick from time to time. When your child isn't feeling well, you'll want to know how to recognize the symptoms, how to help, and when to call the doctor. Find out what you need to know about all the common and not-so-common infections.

  • Infections for Teens


    Who needs a flu shot? How long is mono contagious? This section has tons of articles about infections that teens can get, with information about how they're spread, signs and symptoms, when to go to the doctor, and more.

  • Teacher's Guide: Food Safety (Grades 9 to 12) for Educators


    The activities in this Teacher's Guide will help teens understand the safety rules for food preparation, cooking, storage, and cleanup.