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 throwback to history or just what the doctor ordered for Australia's dairy farmers?
When Stacy and Joe Crescitelli's teenage son began growing at a fast pace, sleeping more and thinning out, they didn't think much of it.
Two of the most common causes of night waking in children are night terrors and nightmares. Parents often get them confused but they are different, as is how they should be managed.
With so much use of insecticides against head lice, the development of resistance should almost be expected.
It's tough to talk about your own death but this is why you need to give it some thought.
The findings challenge previous research suggesting that stressful experiences, such as family instability, father absence or the presence of a stepfather, can contribute to adolescent depressive symptoms.
Head lice have become immune to the most common treatments, new study shows.
Researchers found that mental health problems became worse as picky eating became more severe. They suggest that rather than taking a "wait and see" approach, care providers should intervene.
Every so often, an article about a woman breastfeeding her older child, up to the age of five or six, causes a furore, as parents, experts and others debate whether the practice is “healthy” for the child.
Let me guess…you saw the headline, clicked on the story and then - as you waited for it to load – you scratched your head. How could you not? My head is itching right now, just writing this.
Forty-year-old Mum of two, Karen Walsh, was at lunch with friends when she experienced a mild cramp under her ribs.