C for Parents
Key pediatric diseases and conditions that start with the letter C.
Nasopharyngoscopy for Parents
A nasopharyngoscopy is an exam doctors do to view the back of the throat.
Quick Summary: Nasopharyngoscopy for Parents
A nasopharyngoscopy is a quick procedure that uses a special camera to help a doctor look at the back of the throat.
Speech-Language Therapy for Parents
Working with a certified speech-language pathologist can help a child with speech or language difficulties.
Newborn Health Conditions for Parents
Learn about health conditions, like jaundice, that newborns can have.
A to Z: Deformity, Congenital for Parents
Learn about types of birth defects and conditions that affect the size and shape of body parts.
A to Z: Congenital Anomaly for Parents
Sometimes babies are born with anomalies - one or more parts of the body that are different from normal in size, shape, or functioning. Learn more here.
Word! Cleft Palate for Kids
A cleft palate is a split in the roof of the mouth that some babies are born with.
A to Z: Resonance Disorder for Parents
In this speech problem, problems in the structure, nerves, and muscles of the mouth and throat can change the quality of the voice. Read more.
Omphalocele for Parents
A baby born with an omphalocele has an opening where the umbilical cord goes into the belly. Some openings close on their own, but many need treatment, including surgery.