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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. Child Attachment Disorder
  23. Childhood Gastro-oesophageal Reflux
  24. Childhood Leukaemias
  25. Children's Cancers
  26. Cleft Lip and Palate
  27. Club Foot (Congenital Talipes Equinovarus)
  28. Cold Sores
  29. Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation
  30. Constipation in Children
  31. Cough Medicines
  32. Coughs and Colds in Children
  33. Cow's Milk Protein Allergy
  34. Cri du Chat Syndrome
  35. Croup
  36. Cystic Fibrosis
  37. DTaP/Polio/Hib Immunisation
  38. Dealing with Tantrums
  39. Desmopressin for Bedwetting
  40. Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  41. Domestic Violence
  42. Down's Syndrome
  43. Dyspraxia (Developmental Co-ordination Disorder)
  44. Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  45. Epiglottitis
  46. Erythema Toxicum Neonatorum
  47. Febrile Seizure (Febrile Convulsion)
  48. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  49. Fever/High Temperature in Children
  50. Food Poisoning in Children
  51. Gastroenteritis in Children
  52. Glue Ear
  53. Glue Ear - Picture Summary
  54. Glycogen Storage Disorders
  55. Growing Pains
  56. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  57. Hydrocele in Children
  58. Hypospadias
  59. Immunisation - Usual UK Schedule
  60. Impetigo
  61. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  62. Kawasaki Disease
  63. Lactose Intolerance
  64. Living with a Long-term Condition
  65. MMR Immunisation
  66. Measles
  67. Meningitis
  68. Meningococcal Immunisation
  69. Meningococcal Infection
  70. Mesenteric Adenitis
  71. Molluscum Contagiosum
  72. Mumps
  73. Nappy Rash
  74. Obesity and Overweight in Children
  75. Operations for Glue Ear
  76. Oral Thrush in Babies
  77. Perthes' Disease
  78. Pneumococcal Immunisation
  79. Polio Immunisation
  80. Primary Cold Sore Infection
  81. Pyloric Stenosis
  82. Reducing the Risk of Cot Death
  83. Retinoblastoma
  84. Roseola
  85. Rotavirus
  86. Rubella (German Measles)
  87. Rubella Immunisation
  88. Safeguarding Children
  89. Scarlet Fever
  90. School Exclusion Times
  91. Seborrhoeic Dermatitis in Babies (Cradle Cap)
  92. Sepsis (Septicaemia)
  93. Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Anaemia
  94. Slapped Cheek Disease
  95. Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  96. Spina Bifida
  97. Squint (Strabismus) in Children
  98. Stammer/Stutter
  99. Sweat Test
  100. Tear Duct Blockage in Babies
  101. Teething
  102. Tetanus Immunisation
  103. Thalassaemia
  104. Threadworms
  105. Tips for Dealing with Lactose Intolerance
  106. Toddler's Diarrhoea
  107. Torsion of the Testis
  108. Turner Syndrome
  109. Undescended Testes
  110. Urine Infection in Children
  111. Viral Rashes
  112. Whooping Cough
  113. Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?
  114. Your Child's General Anaesthetic