Brain injury and dermatology information on AboutKidsHealth

This is a guest post submitted by the AboutKidsHealth website. 


June is Brain Injury Awareness Month (#BIAM18), which aims to raises awareness about the effects of different brain injuries, including concussions. AboutKidsHealth offers several educational resources on how to recognize and properly respond to brain injuries, with articles including:

Parents and caregivers can also visit AKH to learn about the different parts and functions of the brain, as well as how to prevent a head injury and fit a helmet correctly.

AKH also has an entire section of skin resources in its Dermatology Learning Hub, which provides information on common conditions such eczema, diaper rash, acne, and more. The learning hub also includes articles on more specific conditions, including:

AboutKidsHealth is SickKids’ redesigned patient education website, which offers more than 3,500 articles, illustrations and videos on a range of paediatric health topics. For more information on brain injuries, skin conditions and other topics, visit