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Browse by Category - Child Health

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