Chicken Pox Vaccine

Fewer kids have chickenpox now thanks to the varicella (chickenpox) vaccine. Read more facts about chickenpox and the vaccine.

When Babies Get Chickenpox

This is what to do if you think your little one may be infected with chickenpox.

What Does Chickenpox Look Like?

It's not always as easy to spot as you may think. These are the telltale signs.

8 Facts About Chickenpox

The disease isn't as common as it used to be, but it can be very serious in children. Here's what you need to know about chickenpox.

Chickenpox Facts

Learn how to prevent and treat this common childhood disease.

Chickenpox Parties

The practice of purposely infecting kids with the chickenpox virus -- in an effort to "get it over with" -- worries doctors for many reasons.

The Chickenpox Vaccine: Health 101

Find out why and when your child needs the chickenpox vaccine.

Chicken Pox Symptoms and Treatment

Without the chicken pox vaccine, the contagious virus can include rashes on the body and blisters in the mouth.

Is the Chickenpox Vaccine Safe?

Many parents wonder if their child really needs the chickenpox vaccine. This is what the experts say.