Tag: Teens

support June 10, 2019

Childhood cancer: how it’s different than for adults

The nature of childhood cancer is different than adult cancer, and so is the approach to treatment.

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Cancer Caregivers Children

teen-suicide April 9, 2019

Recognizing the warning signs for teen suicide

Early identification of those at risk opens the door for life-saving intervention.

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Mental Health Teens

A mother helps her young daughter blow her nose with a tissue. March 26, 2019

Tips for avoiding children’s allergy symptoms

Some strategies for controlling the runny noses and itchy eyes.

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Allergies

March 19, 2019

Children’s bike helmet safety facts: 7 quick tips

Wearing a helmet is the best way a child can avoid head injury in case of a bike accident. Here's what else to know.

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Prevention Safety

A nurse casts a boy's left arm March 18, 2019

When childhood play leads to a broken arm or hand

A cast or splint usually helps heal a child's broken arm. Fractures involving the elbow may need surgery.

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Bone & Joint Children Infants & Toddlers

March 14, 2019

When do you need a child life specialist? 5 situations

These warmhearted experts can help children cope with being in the hospital.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Teens

Teen girl looking at phone screen at family gathering. January 14, 2019

6 tips for parents to prevent cyberbullying

What parents can do to help prevent cyberbullying between teens.

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Children Teens

Man and woman speaking with primary care specialist. January 10, 2019

Making the heart care transition from pediatrics to adulthood

Young patients with congenital heart disease must learn to manage their condition as they become adults. Here’s what you need to know about making this important shift.

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Heart & Vascular Teens

Two teenaged girls playing lacrosse on an outdoor field wearing eye protection. November 5, 2018

How to prevent sports-related eye injuries

The right gear can prevent traumatic injury to the eyes during youth sports and activities.

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Eye Prevention