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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. Baby Colic
  10. Balanitis
  11. Bedwetting (Nocturnal Enuresis)
  12. Bedwetting - Reward Systems
  13. Bedwetting Alarms
  14. Behavioural Problems and Conduct Disorder
  15. Blocked Nose in Babies ('Snuffles')
  16. Breast-feeding
  17. Bronchiolitis
  18. Cerebral Palsy
  19. Chest Infection
  20. Chickenpox in Children under 12
  21. Child Attachment Disorder
  22. Childhood Gastro-oesophageal Reflux
  23. Childhood Leukaemias
  24. Children's Cancers
  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. Fetal Anticonvulsant 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