If you have a family member with an allergy, a simple trip away can be life-threatening.
A new study suggests that parents who wash their dishes by hand, rather than in a dishwashing machine, may unwittingly lower the likelihood that their children will develop allergies.
A new report sheds light on why being a GP is only getting harder in Australia.
For Sue Fox, whose three-year-old daughter suffers from the debilitating disease, the listing is "monumental".
The famously-generous singer has granted a little boy his dying wish; to meet him and hear his voice in person.
He was a happy, healthy little boy who loved mucking about in the sandpit with his diggers.
A study found parents who were less distressed were more able to support their child during a medical procedure, and this increased the child's ability to cope and decreased child distress and pain.
A random genetic swipe upended the lives of the Murchison family, and made them appreciate every moment.
The grandmother of a six-year-old diabetic boy who was deprived insulin and food in a Sydney 'self-healing' course has been charged with manslaughter.
Teenager Gidon Goodman wasn't content to focus on his own health troubles, the determined teenager wanted to do something to help other hospital patients and their families.
It is something no child should ever have to endure, but this strong five-year-old takes news of his upcoming heart transplant in his stride.
Mum of four and Atomic Kitten star Natasha Hamilton has warned other parents to be careful of henna tattoos. This comes after her son had a nasty reaction.
There must be times when it's quite handy to have a GP for a parent - for 16-year-old Jose Agredano it was the difference between life and death.