A common disease of the skin, caused by hair follicles becoming blocked.
Inflammation of the appendix causing pain to the lower right side of the abdomen
A disorder characterised by hyperactivity, inattention, and impulsivity.
A blister is a pocket of fluid in the upper layers of the skin, commonly caused by repeated rubbing or burning.
A common and highly infectious viral disease.
The surgical removal of the foreskin of the penis.
Colic is when a baby cries and fusses more than usual without an obvious cause, and may be difficult to console.
A condition that causes redness, grittiness and discharge from the eyes.
An infection of the upper airways with a characteristic barking cough that occurs primarily in children.
Dehydration is when the body does not have enough water and other fluids to function normally.
Dermatitis refers to a group of inflammatory skin diseases characterised by itching, redness, and rash.
Frequent, loose and watery bowel motions.
A condition that causes earache, blockage and fluid discharge from the ear
Earache is a term used to describe various kinds of pain felt in one or both ears.
Atopic dermatitis causes skin to become itchy, red, swollen and painful.
The irritation of the digestive track caused by a viral, bacterial, or parasitic infection.
Glue ear is when sticky fluid builds up behind the ear drum. The primary symptom is hearing difficulty and mainly occurs in infants.
An infectious illness characterised by fluid-filled blisters on hands, feet and inside the mouth.
A group of cancers that originate in the bone marrow and cause abnormal blood cell production.
Measles is a highly contagious viral disease that causes fever, rash and other symptoms and complications.
Mumps is a viral infection that causes swelling of the salivary glands, which causes the sides of the face to swell up.
Oral thrush is a yeast infection of the inside of the mouth.
Intoeing (pigeon toes) refers to feet that point inwards.
A common and usually mild childhood viral illness.
A highly contagious virus that causes gastroenteritis and diarrhea.
A common childhood viral infection with a characteristic red facial rash.
Bacterial infection of the throat causing sore throat.
Inflammation of the tonsils causing sore throat and other symptoms.
A variation of diabetes usually diagnosed in childhood or adolescence.
A male newborn disorder where one or both testicles don’t descend to the scrotum.
Urine flows back from the bladder to the kidneys, potentially causing infection and damage.
Warts are generally harmless skin growths that occur in most people, and usually disappear on their own over time.
A highly infectious, bacterial respiratory disease.