Kids Talking to Kids
An e-mail list where young people with serious illnesses can exchange messages. Requires subscription to access.

Youthealth
Games, interactive activities, and facts about body parts, systems, diseases, first aid, and resources.

National Smile Week--2nd Week of August
It takes 43 muscles to frown, but only 17 muscles to smile. That makes it 2.5 times easier to smile. California dental group remind patients to floss, brush at least twice a day, and smile.

Children's Health
Guide to common childhood illnesses.

Ask Doctor Marla
Provides a place for teens to ask questions and get answers to their health related questions. Topics range from puberty to birth control, from body image to sports safety. Dr. Marla is a board certified family practitioner with fellowship training in adolescent medicine.

ADHA - Kid's Stuff
Gives children valuable oral health information, answers to common questions about their teeth, and some fun online games by The American Dental Hygienists' Association.

TheAppleADay
A website for children who want to learn about a healthy lifestyle. Deals with aspects of physical and emotional health, sports, exercise, nutrition and relaxation.

AboutHealth.com
An interactive web site for young people. Read true stories, from peers about handling the challenges of growing up.

Doctor Secrets: Everything Doctors Know in Plain English
Simple text and cartoons answer questions about everything from what causes acne to why doctors write so poorly.

Children First and Always
Tells what a hospital is like and what its like to stay there. Also provides information about various illnesses and conditions.

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