MedlinePlus Children/Teenager page – http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/childrenandteenagers.html
Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:
- What is Acromegaly?
- Where can I learn more about Precocious Puberty?
- What is life like for a child with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis?
- What are some uncommon infant and newborn problems that can be given to a character?
An unannotated, alphabetical list of links leading to more information about child and teenage health issues. This might be a good starting place for writers who want a menu of issues to saddle their younger characters with.