Children's physical health and well-being. See also the tag [hygiene] for matters of cleanliness. Questions about diagnosing or treating specific medical issues are not appropriate to this site, and may be closed. Please seek a doctor's help immediately for any urgent medical issues.

This tag is appropriate for questions related to the health and well-being of a child, but not for specific medical issues. Questions about diagnosing or treating specific medical issues should be asked of a health professional, and are not a good fit for this site. However, questions that are related to general care for a child are appropriate for this tag.

Examples of questions that are appropriate include:

For urgent medical issues, please contact your doctor or emergency line immediately.

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