What is pediatric arthritis?

Answer Pediatric arthritis is a rheumatic disease that affects children. There are many forms of arthritis including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and rheumatic fever that can cause pain in joints & muscl... Read More »

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Pediatric Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes widespread, chronic muscle pain and fatigue. The cause of the condition is unknown. The disorder mostly affects adults, but it may be found in children, usua... Read More »

How to Become a Pediatric Nurse?

Working with children can be a rewarding experience. Pediatric nurses provide both preventative and acute care to their young patients, while helping to calm their fears. They often work in childre... Read More »

Pediatric Herpes?

Herpes simplex is a virus that affects people of all ages. Dr. Swetha G. Pinninti, in her article, "Herpes Simplex Virus Infection," reports that "one-third of children from lower socioeconomic pop... Read More »

What is a pediatric orthopedist?

A pediatric orthopedist is a physician who specializes in treating musculoskeletal injuries or bone and joint problems in children. Examples of these problems include skeletal deformities, such as ... Read More »