Flu (short for influenza) is a serious illness for kids that is preventable with an annual flu vaccine. Learn how to identify symptoms and administer treatment.

Health 101: Rotavirus & Stomach Flu

Everything you need to know about the stomach flu and your child.

6 New Facts About Stomach Flu

What you don't know about this common ailment can make your kid feel even worse. To help her fight back from stomach viruses fast, be sure to learn these six essential facts.

Bacterial Infections 101

Cold and flu season is right around the corner, but don't assume your child's sneezing, coughing, congestion, hoarseness, and earaches are the symptoms of a virus -- they might be the signs of a bacterial infection.

10 Ways to Avoid Getting H1N1

We've got the lowdown straight from the experts on what you can do now to prevent illness all season long! Try these tips to keep you and your family healthy and well.

Must-Know Flu Fighters

Learn how to prevent -- and treat -- this highly contagious winter illness.

Five Reasons to Get Family Flu Shots

If there was ever a year to make cold and flu prevention your number-one priority, this is it. Here is everything you should know about the two types of influenza vaccines kids should have this year.

The Flu Shot & Kids

A flu vaccine is the best way to prevent your child from getting seriously sick this winter -- so why do so many parents blow it off?

Hand Hygiene Basics

Learn the two best techniques to keep hands clean and germ-free. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

Why the Flu Matters

The flu can be very serious in young children so education and vaccinations are crucial. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

How the Flu Spreads

Avoid getting others sick with these expert tips. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

Flu-Shot Facts

Wondering whether your baby needs the flu shot this season?

Treating the Flu

A doctor gives advice on what to do when you or your child has influenza. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.