childrens health

COVID and children. What should parents do if their child gets the virus?

Paediatrician, Associate Professor Margie Danchin provides expert advice. Recently the New South Wales Coroner confirmed that COVID-19 was responsible for

What if my child sees something graphic on the internet?

The internet is full of unpleasant images and social media increasingly unfortunately makes available to our kids things they really

Accidental poisoning

Childhood poisoning may be accidental, but it can still be prevented. Because it is impossible to keep your eyes on

Hand, foot and mouth disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a common childhood illness that is caused by a viral infection. The most

Polio: symptoms, causes and treatment

What is polio? Polio (which is short for poliomyelitis) is an infectious disease that can cause permanent muscle weakness, paralysis,

What if my child sees something graphic on the internet?

The internet is full of unpleasant images and social media increasingly, unfortunately, makes available to our kids’ things they really

Australian Standard Vaccination Schedule

This table shows vaccinations included in the Australian National Immunisation Program Schedule as well as some other recommended vaccinations. Below

Australian Standard Vaccination Schedule for Vaccinations

This table shows vaccinations included in the Australian National Immunisation Program Schedule as well as some other recommended vaccinations. Below

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