Ears, Nose, Throat/Speech & Hearing for Parents
Get info on health problems that can affect the ears, nose, or throat.
Medical Conditions Q&A for Parents
Answers to your questions about common health problems.
Orofacial Clefts for Parents
A cleft is when tissues of the mouth or lip don't form properly when a baby is developing in the womb. The good news is that orofacial clefts are treatable.
Your Child's Growth for Parents
From the moment parents greet their newborn, they watch the baby's progress eagerly. But how can they tell if their child is growing properly?
Cleft Lip for Parents
A cleft lip is when a baby's lip doesn't form properly during pregnancy. Most kids can have surgery to repair one early in life.
Cleft Palate for Parents
A cleft palate is when a baby is born with a cleft (gap) in the roof of the mouth. Most kids can have surgery to repair them early in life.
Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip for Parents
A cleft palate with a cleft lip is when a baby's lip and palate (roof of mouth) don't form properly during pregnancy. Most kids with cleft lip and palate are treated successfully with no lasting problems.
Cleft Lip/Cleft Palate: Feeding Your Child for Parents
Babies born with a cleft may need some feeding help from special bottle systems. Find out what's available and how they work.
Dogs and Preventing Dog Bites for Kids
Are you a little afraid of dogs? Some kids are, so find out how you can make friends with dogs and avoid dog bites.
Q&A for Parents
Our medical experts answer some common - and not so common - questions from readers about parenting, diseases and conditions, the human body, and raising happy and healthy kids.