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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. Neuroblastoma
  75. Obesity and Overweight in Children
  76. Operations for Glue Ear
  77. Oral Thrush in Babies
  78. Perthes' Disease
  79. Pneumococcal Immunisation
  80. Polio Immunisation
  81. Primary Cold Sore Infection
  82. Pyloric Stenosis
  83. Reducing the Risk of Cot Death
  84. Retinoblastoma
  85. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  86. Roseola
  87. Rotavirus
  88. Rubella (German Measles)
  89. Rubella Immunisation
  90. Safeguarding Children
  91. Scarlet Fever
  92. School Exclusion Times
  93. Seborrhoeic Dermatitis in Babies (Cradle Cap)
  94. Sepsis (Septicaemia)
  95. Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Anaemia
  96. Slapped Cheek Disease
  97. Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  98. Spina Bifida
  99. Squint (Strabismus) in Children
  100. Stammer/Stutter
  101. Sweat Test
  102. Tear Duct Blockage in Babies
  103. Teething
  104. Tetanus Immunisation
  105. Thalassaemia
  106. Threadworms
  107. Tips for Dealing with Lactose Intolerance
  108. Toddler's Diarrhoea
  109. Torsion of the Testis
  110. Turner Syndrome
  111. Undescended Testes
  112. Urine Infection in Children
  113. Viral Rashes
  114. Whooping Cough
  115. Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?
  116. Wilms' Tumour
  117. Your Child's General Anaesthetic