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Common illnesses

There are many common illnesses that children will be exposed to as they grow and develop, below is a list of the most common ones our service is asked about.

Click to open each common illness

  • Chicken Pox

  • Measles

  • Slapped Cheek

  • Impetigo

  • Headlice

  • Worms

Who can help?

If you’re worried about your child’s development, a health professional in our team will be able to offer advice and support. You can Call Us on 0300 029 50 50 or Text Us on 07520 649887 to start a conversation. **Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm excluding bank holidays**

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust.
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