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What will my child want to know about medical procedures?

What your child wants to know will chiefly involve these concerns:

  • What is being done?
  • How much it will hurt?
  • Why it must be done?
  • Who will do it?
  • How will these people do it?
  • What equipment will be used?

From The Smart Parent's Guide: Getting Your Kids Through Checkups, Illnesses, and Accidents by Jennifer Trachtenberg.

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