It's practically impossible to parent a child from childhood through young age without a few situations — minor or major — that need medical attention at home or by a health care professional.

Our safety guides take the guesswork out of what to do for common mishaps and illnesses. They'll help you handle many childhood emergencies and less serious, but still scary, situations. Print or bookmark them for easy access.

Vomiting
Sore throats
Skin infection
Pinkeye
Nosebleed
Insect stings and Bites
Headaches
Head Injury
The Flu (influenza)
Fever
Falls
Fainting