Leaving the house can be a nightmare for parents of children with autism who get anxious in new places. A new initiative hopes to change that.
A WA teenager who risked his life to save a drowning woman has been slugged with a $1000 ambulance bill after he suffered mild hyperthermia as a result of the rescue.
A mother-of-two, who turned to food to cope with the deaths of her husband and mother, has documented her dramatic 56 kg weight loss with a selfie a day. And she's now inspiring others to take charge of their lives and their health.
Whilst being constantly on the go, looking after your children and worrying about them 24/7, it can be easy to forget about your own personal wellbeing.
When Lenore Koppelman posted a Facebook post about her six-year-old son Ralphie's experience with the game, she was nothing less than exuberant.
Why would you feel sorry for my child who is special? You just told that other kid he was special, and he beamed proudly. How did "special needs" become such a downer?
Lack of public awareness and stigma associated with bed-wetting means few seek professional help despite successful treatments being available.
Nobody prepares you for the range of emotions you might feel when trying to love someone who is clinically depressed. As an adult I could cope with these emotions, but what happens when a child is caught up in all of that?
When I asked parents for their tried and tested methods for ensuring some quality time between the sheets, the techniques seemed to fall into a number of consistent categories.
I see several of my friends who are staying in marriages because of children and are desperately unhappy as a result.
Our son is taking the lead on showing us where he can go and what he can do. He is showing us his way.