Information to keep your family healthy, from nutrition through to fighting bacterial or viral infections, or preparing for surgery.

COVID-19 and Your Children

With the continuing spread of the COVID-19 virusaround the world, we are hoping to avoid widespread community transmission here in New Zealand.  We have a great opportunity to do what we can to contain the spread, while we wait for a vaccine.

Head injury advice

An injury to the head or mouth can range from mild through to life threatening. It can be hard to determine the extent of the injury so it is best to seek medical help. Find out the best way to treat the injured person in the meantime.

Wound dressing know-how

Latest research has shown that allowing a wound heal under moist and covered up conditions will heal faster and prevent scabs and scarring. Find out how you can give even the smallest injury to your child's skin the best treament.