Infectious and Non-infectious diseases

The term childhood disease refers to disease that is contracted or becomes symptomatic before the age of 18 years old. Many of these diseases can also be contracted by adults. Some childhood diseases include:

Diseases of older children

Compare both diagrams. What information is the same in each. What extra information does each one share? Make a chart showing what you found. Can you see why it is important to look in more than one place?

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Smoking Stinks!
Smoking isn't cool (Word search, Smoke Free Fortune Teller
Tobacco’s health effects including traditional use

Sexual Health