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Kids Health Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Nemours Foundation
This article explains IBS to children, including a description of the symptoms, causes, what doctors do for it, and how it can affect children/teenagers.

Taking Charge of Anger
This article for children explains what anger is, how to recognize it in yourself and others, and gives tips for handling it properly.

A Kid's Guide to Divorce
Nemours Foundation
This article explains divorce to children, including what it is, how it happens, and how a family can cope during and after the divorce. The article is presented in an easy to understand format. There are also a large number of other related articles on this site that you can access by doing a keyword search for "divorce" in the upper left corner of the site.

Helping Young Children Deal with Anger
This article looks at the children's anger and the challenges to teachers committed to constructive, ethical, and effective child guidance. It explores what is known about the components of children's anger, factors contributing to understanding and managing anger, and the ways teachers can guide children's expressions of anger.

Chilling Out With Colds
This article explains the common cold to children, including symptoms,how it is transmitted and ways to feel better.