Broken Bones

Does your child have a broken bone? Here's what you need to know about different types of fractures and how long it will take to heal.

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When Your Child Breaks a Bone: Everything You Need to Know About Wearing a Cast

Life in an arm cast or a leg cast isn’t easy, especially if you’re a kid. But these tricks from parents and doctors can make the experience better for everyone.

12 First-Aid Tips for Common Kid Injuries

Maybe you’re new to the world of kid accidents, or maybe you just need a refresher. Our primer will help you feel prepared—and your child stay calm—the next time she gets hurt. 

The Broken-Bone Epidemic

Calcium deficiency in U.S. kids is at an all-time high -- and their bodies may pay the price for a lifetime.