Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Cerebral palsy is a group of disorders that affect muscle movement and coordination. Learn about the causes, types, symptoms, and treatment of cerebral palsy.
A child is said to have failure to thrive when they don't meet recognized standards of growth. According to Kids Health, failure to thrive isn't a disease or disorder…
Down syndrome is the most common genetic condition in the United States. It causes physical and mental developmental delays and disabilities.
Hydrocephalus is a condition that occurs when fluid builds up in the skull and causes the brain to swell. The name means "water on the brain."
Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) occurs when a baby is born with varied mental and physical defects due to the mother consuming alcohol during pregnancy.
Hookworms are parasites that affect the small intestine and lungs. Read more about the symptoms of this infection and treatment options.
Cystic fibrosis causes severe damage to the respiratory and digestive systems. Learn about its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
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