Everything you want to know about common illnesses in children - from how to treat them to when you should make the trip to the doctor.
Dr Joanna McMillan
Ward off those winter bugs with Dr Joanna McMillan’s top ten immunity booster super foods for kids.
A new study suggests body image – both positive and negative – develops in the preschool years. And it's something we can't afford to ignore.
Orthopaedic surgery is rarely needed. For most kids, knock knees are just a normal part of growing up.
New weapon to fight skin cancer problems among under 30s.
Something has changed and getting out of bed is no longer the "hardest thing in the world" for this teenager.
Some parents do not trust GPs to manage their child's health needs and many GPs themselves are not confident treating chronic illnesses in children, research suggests.
Anxious parents and time poor GPs are sending children to specialist doctors for constipation, bed wetting, and concerns about how tall or short they are, contributing to long waiting lists for care in public hospitals.
My first taste of tipple was a sip of Dad's KB en route to the tip when I was not quite ten.
Scrolling through our newsfeeds there's rarely a day goes by when we don't see posts from parents documenting their stressful days.... usually, the answer to which appears to be alcohol.
"Nothing about modern parenting is simple."
It started in the fitting rooms of a dreary high street department store. I was trying to do up a pair of jeans, but despite breathing in and yanking on the zipper as hard as I could, it wasn't going to happen.
A Canberra father who overcame an ice addiction to regain his young daughter from foster care has told how he threw his crack pipe away the day he lost her.