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Dog safety and small children

Every dog has a different temperament and level of irritability based on their age, breed and background. In this episode, with help from the RSPCA, we consider how kids can…
9 mins

A new paediatric allergy clinic opens in Sydney

Most people know a child who has an allergy… we all know not to pack peanut butter sandwiches in our child’s lunchbox 4.1 million Australians have an allergic disease. That’s…
16 mins

How qualified is Dr Google?

Paediatrician, Dr Mark Nethercote, understands the value of Google as a quick search and answer service, but he warns against using the search engine as a diagnostic tool for your…
12 mins

Staying healthy on family holidays

Travelling overseas is such a great adventure, especially for children. The last thing you want is for your child to become sick (it can be a nightmare) Sally Webb has…
12 mins

What does that cough mean?

Wheezing coughs, phlegmy hacks or barking sounds, there are so many types of coughs that children can get from different illnesses at this time of year. So we've recruited Dr…
13 mins

The dangers of car swaddling

If you’ve been on a parenting website recently, you’ll have noticed there’s been a fair amount of controversy around 'car swaddling', the practice of wrapping babies in a blanket before…
12 mins