Editorial Policy

The teacher's guides, articles, and features published on this site undergo a rigorous, physician-led editorial process. This site, however, is not intended to provide medical care. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor. All information on this site is for educational purposes only.

How Content Is Created and Updated

The teacher's guides, articles, animations, and features found on this site are created by the physicians, writers, editors, and graphic designers of the Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media. Content on this site goes through a rigorous editorial process. The goal is to make sure that all information is accurate, balanced, current, and aligned with national health education standards.

How Corrections and Improvements Are Made

Our aim is to ensure that KidsHealth in the Classroom content is as accurate and as clear as possible. As such, the KidsHealth in the Classroom editorial staff reviews all comments from readers about the content on this site, including suggestions for possible improvements and corrections. After editorial review, changes that improve clarity and/or accuracy are made as promptly as possible.