ChILD Diseases

There are approx. over 200 type of chILD diseases. Usually chILD signs and symptoms are similar within each of the diseases, and also it may come as no surprise to learn that sometimes diagnoses can change as new information emerges. Some of these disease we know so very little about however, over time we hope to build on this website to include additional information and stories. Please visit the disease specific pages to learn more about each different disease. Please contact us if you wish to include your family story or come across any new information (e.g. medical abstracts, publications, etc).   


Some additional examples of chILD are:

  • Growth disorders
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis (HP)
  • Connective Tissue Lung Disease
  • Chronic bronchiolitis
  • Bronchiectasis of unknown cause