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