family health

It’s important – and difficult – to keep your family as healthy as you can all-year round.

We have health tips for the different stages of childhood, as well as information about common illnesses, infections, conditions and disorders.

newborn hiccups breathing noises

Hiccups, sneezing and other breathing noises

Newborn babies often make funny breathing noises such as hiccups and sneezing. Learn what each baby breathing noise means ...
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flu kit

Mum’s essential flu kit

Colds and flu occur in children every year. Find out what all parents need to know about flu and colds in kids and which treatments to use when kids are ...
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guide to newborn at home

The ultimate guide to your newborn’s first week at home

The first week home with your newborn baby can be a shock for new parents ...
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animal bites and scratches

Animal bites and scratches

Bites and scratches from cats and dogs can become easily infected because of bacteria on ...
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toddler eyes

Your toddler’s eye development

There is much fine-tuning of the eye muscle and nerve connections that continues throughout childhood ...
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woman sick

Is it the flu?

How do you know if it’s the flu that’s sweeping through your family members, or ...
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winter tea

Fight the flu with these 10 remedies

Read our top ten ways you can reduce the length and severity of the flu, ...
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health remedies

6 of the Best Foods to Fight Cold and Flu

Fight cold and flu symptoms by eating foods packed with antioxidants and immune-boosting properties such ...
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kids health

constipation in babies

Constipation and your baby

Constipation is bowel motions that are very firm, and look like little pebbles. Quite a ...
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7 Healthy Habits Every Child Should Know

Keep your kids healthy by teaching them 7 healthy habits they need to know including ...
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How to Stop 5 School Bugs in Their Tracks

Getting kids back to school can mean they get sick with school bugs like impetigo, ...
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school health

Keeping kids healthy throughout the school year

To make sure your little academic can make the most of the school year, we’ve ...
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Glue ear and grommets

Find out about glue ear and grommets and how to ensure your child is getting ...
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Early symptom: blood flow

Early symptom: blood flow

Pregnancy requires dramatic changes in blood flow, the most obvious being that which occurs in ...
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