Seasonal Allergies

Seasonal Allergies

If you suffer from the sneezing, runny and itchy nose and eyes and constant coughing that comes with seasonal allergies, you know exactly how miserable this problem can make you. But why do allergies happen in the first place — and what can you do to treat them?...
Poison Ivy Reactions

Poison Ivy Reactions

Have you ever been camping with your Boy Scout Troops or gone for a hike in the woods with your parents and then come back with an itchy, red rash, you probably know first-hand just how difficult poison ivy can be to live with! What is a Poison Ivy Reaction? A poison...
Psoriasis

Psoriasis

If you or someone in your family has psoriasis, you are probably aware of how difficult this condition can be to live with — and also maybe curious to learn more about what psoriasis is and how to manage it. Read on to learn more! What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is...
Torticollis

Torticollis

Torticollis is not a common condition – thank goodness — but it is a painful and difficult one and can affect some infants and children, either because they have been born with it or because they have suffered injury or damage to the spinal cord of brain....
Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis

Generally, kids don’t come down with pancreatitis, which is a good thing since the condition can be painful and difficult to manage. However, you may have someone in your family with this problem and want to know more about it.  If so, read on to learn about...
Peptic Ulcers

Peptic Ulcers

When you sit down to eat in the cafeteria and scarf down your hamburger and fries, you probably don’t think about what your body does with it next!  Your digest system is pretty amazing, with a lot of organs working together to break down the food that you eat into...