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Browse by Category - Child Health

  1. Accessible Leaflets
  2. Acute Diarrhoea in Children
  3. Adrenarche
  4. Amblyopia
  5. Anthelmintics - Medicines for Worms
  6. Antifungal Medicines
  7. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  8. Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  9. BMI Calculator
  10. Baby Colic
  11. Balanitis
  12. Bedwetting (Nocturnal Enuresis)
  13. Bedwetting - Reward Systems
  14. Bedwetting Alarms
  15. Behavioural Problems and Conduct Disorder
  16. Blocked Nose in Babies ('Snuffles')
  17. Breast-feeding
  18. Bronchiolitis
  19. Cerebral Palsy
  20. Chest Infection
  21. Chickenpox in Children under 12
  22. Childhood Gastro-oesophageal Reflux
  23. Club Foot (Congenital Talipes Equinovarus)
  24. Cold Sores
  25. Constipation in Children
  26. Cough Medicines
  27. Coughs and Colds in Children
  28. Cri du Chat Syndrome
  29. Croup
  30. Cystic Fibrosis
  31. DTaP / Polio / Hib Immunisation
  32. Dealing with Tantrums
  33. Depression in Young People - Helping Children to Cope
  34. Desmopressin for Bedwetting
  35. Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  36. Domestic Violence
  37. Down's Syndrome
  38. Dyspraxia
  39. Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  40. Epiglottitis
  41. Erythema Toxicum Neonatorum
  42. Febrile Seizure (Febrile Convulsion)
  43. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  44. Fever/High Temperature in Children
  45. Food Poisoning in Children
  46. Gastroenteritis in Children
  47. Glue Ear
  48. Glue Ear - Picture Summary
  49. Glycogen Storage Disorders
  50. Growing Pains
  51. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  52. Hydrocele in Children
  53. Hypospadias
  54. Immunisation - Usual UK Schedule
  55. Impetigo
  56. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  57. Kawasaki Disease
  58. Lactose Intolerance
  59. Living with a Long-term Condition
  60. MMR Immunisation
  61. Measles
  62. Meningitis
  63. Meningococcal Immunisation
  64. Meningococcal Infection
  65. Mesenteric Adenitis
  66. Molluscum Contagiosum
  67. Mumps
  68. Nappy Rash
  69. Obesity and Overweight in Children
  70. Operations for Glue Ear
  71. Oral Thrush in Babies
  72. Perthes' Disease
  73. Pneumococcal Immunisation
  74. Polio Immunisation
  75. Primary Cold Sore Infection
  76. Pyloric Stenosis
  77. Reducing the Risk of Cot Death
  78. Roseola
  79. Rotavirus
  80. Rubella (German Measles)
  81. Rubella Immunisation
  82. Safeguarding Children
  83. Scarlet Fever
  84. School Exclusion Times
  85. Seborrhoeic Dermatitis in Babies (Cradle Cap)
  86. Sepsis (Septicaemia)
  87. Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Anaemia
  88. Slapped Cheek Disease
  89. Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  90. Spina Bifida
  91. Squint (Strabismus) in Children
  92. Stammer/Stutter
  93. Sweat Test
  94. Tear Duct Blockage in Babies
  95. Teething
  96. Tetanus Immunisation
  97. Thalassaemia
  98. Threadworms
  99. Tips for Dealing with Lactose Intolerance
  100. Toddler's Diarrhoea
  101. Torsion of the Testis
  102. Turner Syndrome
  103. Undescended Testes
  104. Urine Infection in Children
  105. Viral Rashes
  106. Whooping Cough
  107. Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?
  108. Your Child's General Anaesthetic