A medical test gives doctors important information about your health. Find out how 10 common tests are done in these videos for kids.

    • Getting a Breathing Test (Spirometry)

      Getting a Breathing Test (Spirometry)

      This test measures how strong your lungs are. It's as easy as blowing out birthday candles!

    • Getting a Blood Test

      Getting a Blood Test

      Getting a blood test usually takes less than a minute and gives doctors all kinds of clues about your health.

    • Getting a CT Scan

      Getting a CT Scan

      A CT scan takes pictures of what's going on inside your body - and it doesn't hurt.

Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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