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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. Back Pain in Children
  11. Balanitis
  12. Bedwetting (Nocturnal Enuresis)
  13. Bedwetting - Desmopressin
  14. Bedwetting - Reward System
  15. Bedwetting Alarms
  16. Behavioural Problems and Conduct Disorder
  17. Blocked Nose in Babies ('Snuffles')
  18. Breast-feeding
  19. Bronchiolitis
  20. Cerebral Palsy
  21. Chest Infection
  22. Chickenpox in Children under 12
  23. Child Attachment Disorder
  24. Childhood Gastro-oesophageal Reflux
  25. Childhood Leukaemias
  26. Children with Breathing Difficulties
  27. Children's Cancers
  28. Cleft Lip and Palate
  29. Club Foot (Congenital Talipes Equinovarus)
  30. Cold Sores
  31. Congenital Cystic Adenomatoid Malformation
  32. Constipation in Children
  33. Cough Medicines
  34. Coughs and Colds in Children
  35. Cow's Milk Protein Allergy
  36. Cri du Chat Syndrome
  37. Croup
  38. Cystic Fibrosis
  39. DTaP/Polio/Hib Immunisation
  40. Dealing with Tantrums
  41. Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  42. Domestic Violence
  43. Down's Syndrome
  44. Dyspraxia (Developmental Co-ordination Disorder)
  45. Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  46. Epiglottitis
  47. Erythema Toxicum Neonatorum
  48. Febrile Seizure (Febrile Convulsion)
  49. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  50. Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome
  51. Fever/High Temperature in Children
  52. Food Poisoning in Children
  53. Gastroenteritis in Children
  54. Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  55. Glue Ear
  56. Glue Ear - Picture Summary
  57. Glycogen Storage Disorders
  58. Growing Pains
  59. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  60. Hydrocele in Children
  61. Hypospadias
  62. Immunisation - Usual UK Schedule
  63. Impetigo
  64. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  65. Kawasaki Disease
  66. Lactose Intolerance
  67. Living with a Long-term Condition
  68. MMR Immunisation
  69. Measles
  70. Meningitis
  71. Meningococcal Immunisation
  72. Meningococcal Infection
  73. Mesenteric Adenitis
  74. Molluscum Contagiosum
  75. Mumps
  76. Nappy Rash
  77. Neuroblastoma
  78. Obesity and Overweight in Children
  79. Operations for Glue Ear
  80. Oral Thrush in Babies
  81. Perthes' Disease
  82. Pneumococcal Immunisation
  83. Polio Immunisation
  84. Primary Cold Sore Infection
  85. Pyloric Stenosis
  86. Rectal Bleeding in Children
  87. Recurrent Abdominal Pain in Children
  88. Reducing the Risk of Cot Death
  89. Retinoblastoma
  90. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  91. Rheumatic Fever
  92. Rigors
  93. Roseola
  94. Rotavirus
  95. Rubella (German Measles)
  96. Rubella Immunisation
  97. Safeguarding Children
  98. Scarlet Fever
  99. School Exclusion Times
  100. Seborrhoeic Dermatitis in Babies (Cradle Cap)
  101. Sepsis (Septicaemia)
  102. Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Anaemia
  103. Slapped Cheek Disease
  104. Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  105. Spina Bifida
  106. Squint (Strabismus) in Children
  107. Stammer/Stutter
  108. Sweat Test
  109. Tear Duct Blockage in Babies
  110. Teething
  111. Tetanus Immunisation
  112. Thalassaemia
  113. Threadworms
  114. Tips for Dealing with Lactose Intolerance
  115. Toddler's Diarrhoea
  116. Torsion of the Testis
  117. Turner Syndrome
  118. Undescended Testes
  119. Urine Infection in Children
  120. Viral Rashes
  121. Viral Skin Infections
  122. Whooping Cough
  123. Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?
  124. Wilms' Tumour
  125. Your Child's General Anaesthetic