The first purpose of these topics, is to help you determine how sick your child is and if you need to call your child's physician. The second purpose is to help you treat your child at home when it is safe to do so. Your physician's advice and your judgment should always take priority over information in these topics.
How to Care for a Child with Vomiting or Diarrhea?
Fever and Your Child
What is Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease (HFMD) ?
Other valuable information about child health, immunizations and safety can be found at www.aap.org.