Kids' Health

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Catch up on the latest Kids' Health segments

What are the best and worst foods for a child's teeth?

Specialist paediatric dentist Dr Philippa Sawyer from the Australian Dental Association reveals the types of foods that are key to maintaining good oral health for kids, the importance of water between…
10 mins

Wearing jeans today? You could help cure cancer

1 in 20 children are born with birth defects or genetic diseases Jeans for Genes Day is celebrating 24 years of raising awareness and funds for children with birth defects and…
6 mins

Winter safety tips and first aid that could save your child's life

We love to snuggle up to keep cosy, but there are many obvious and surprising elements of warming up that can be dangerous to kids Sarah Hunstead from CPR Kids…
12 mins

The truth about ADHD and girls

When talking about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, most people would automatically picture hyperactive little boys In fact, the biggest myth about ADHD and girls is that girls don’t…
11 mins

What’s the difference between a cold, cough and croup?

Dr Natalie Caristo tells us what to look out for when it comes to winter lurgies, and what to do about them.
7 mins

How to get your family through a worm invasion

Dr. Elysia Thornton-Benko from Bondi Road Doctors explains how to spot when your child has worms, and what to do about it.
8 mins