The Health Library is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to be relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment, or substitute for medical advice from a healthcare provider.

COVID-19 Resource Center

Phoenix Children's remains committed to keeping you and your family safe. In fact, many of the precautions put into place are still in use to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Pregnancy & Newborns

Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

Children's Health

You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.


    Allergies are nothing to sneeze at. Learn how to better deal with this condition.

    BMI, or body mass index, uses weight and height to calculate weight status for adults. BMI for children and teens also takes into account gender and age because healthy body fatness differs between boys and girls and changes as they grow. This BMI calculator will help you determine if your child is at a healthy weight.


      Follow the steps in this video when you need to get out of bed after a hip replacement.