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Symptom Checker

The American Academy of Pediatrics developed this tool to assist you as a parent with some options if your child has symptoms. This tool does not replace a physician but can give you a range of options for what to do now and what to do later.

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The Healthy Sidebar
Antibiotics cannot cure a cold - the 'common cold' and 'the flu' are both viruses (also called a viral infections). Anti-biotics only work against bacterial infections. It's not too late to have your child vaccinated again the flu.
Tips for preventing Food Hassles. The specific nutritional choices you and your youngster make are crucial, Good nutrition is essential to good health and the American Academy of Pediatrics encourages parents to think of their nutritional decisions as health decisions.
Obstacles to Physical Activity. There are many benefits of regular physical activity; however, people often have many excuses for not being more physically active. The following information encourages families to consider all the benefits of being physically active and how to overcome some obstacles.