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.
Indoor dampness and mould may not only aggravate pre-existing respiratory conditions, there is also (limited) evidence it may cause new symptoms.
One in 10 babies born today will develop a food allergy before their first birthday.
Understanding the signs and causes of food allergies is the first step in helping parents best protect their kids.
Around one in five kids experience negative emotions such as fear when their first tooth falls out.
What if you could forecast sickness, before you even had any symptoms? Your smartphone and digital data might be able to help.
Pollen season is upon us, but there are ways those with an allergy to pollen can fight back.
The federal government will fund a free meningococcal vaccine to protect teenagers against the rise of the deadly disease.
In many cases you may still be contagious long after you've returned to school or work. But there are simple things you can do to minimise the risk of spreading it to others.
The company has been forced to apologise.
Scientists have discovered a link between allergies and appendicitis.
It’s time to do something about the woeful funding for ocular research in Australia, with more than 1600 vision-challenged babies being born every year.