Conditions and Diseases

This important health section of the Dirjournal.com provides you with information, advice and a range of services connected to conditions and diseases often found in children or babies. Please browse the sites below or click the Submit Site button to have your child conditions and diseases site promoted here.

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Raising awareness of Alzeheimer’s Disease among teenagers and getting them involved.

Definition, signs, symptoms, and treatment options for appendicitis.

Information on kid’s health, particularly Asperger Syndrome; what it is, how you get it, and answers to other common questions.

Defines condition, information, advice, support and inspiration in dealing with the disease catering to different age groups; includes suggestions for handling schoolwork, meeting new people and applying for jobs.

Brings the information and stimulation for ages 12-24 living with cancer by providing support services; shares interactive village, camps and programs and club for patients and siblings; includes information on living with cancer, ways to help and inspirational stuff.

The CHARGE Syndrome Foundation, Inc. is a non profit, 501(c)(3) organization and your donations are fully tax deductable. Provides information about CHARGE syndrome, related disorders, therapies and outcome.

Support for young people who stutter, practical help like how to talk to others about stuttering.

Headache symptoms and cause, plus migraine and head injury information.

American Museum of Natural History information on infections, detection of, and protection from.

Information for teens on common infections.

Describes basic information, tips and latest researches for kids and families living with diabetes; shares the condition, how it is treated, search for a cure, questions and answers and how to make a difference; includes a place to share artwork, ideas, and stories or find a pen pal.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention information for kids on health and disability.

Kids Health from Nemours on Swimmer’s Ear, what it is and how to treat it.

An organization providing support and education regarding growth disorders in children, as well as related adult disorders.

Answers to common questions about measles, geared toward educating kids.

Provides support and information for parents and professionals, about the eye disorders Microphthalmia, Anophthalmia, Coloboma and related conditions.

Aims to support children suffering from pneumococcal disease from childhood pneumonia to pneumococcal meningitis; provides on disease and symptoms and Wyeth's pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for prevention plus provides resources for health care professionals to manage immunisation practice.

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Discover a once-daily prescription chewable ADHD treatment that may help increase attention and decrease impulsiveness and hyperactivity in patients with ADHD ages 6 and older.

Teen health answers questions about Rubella; what it is, how you get it, and how to treat it.

Site geared toward educating teens about scurvy; includes the basics of what to do and interesting history.

Resource for kids who have received transplants as well as those that are close to them.

A multimedia guide to genetic disorders; explore cancer biology, research, and animations.