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Children's hospitals

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Influenza | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Influenza, commonly called the ‘flu’, is an infection caused by influenza A or B viruses

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Tonsillectomy | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What are tonsils and adenoids?   The tonsils are pieces of soft fleshy tissue on each side of the back of the throat

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Lead | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is Lead?  Lead is a natural metal found in the ground

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Epidurals | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Your child’s surgeon or anaesthetist may suggest that your child needs an epidural for control of pain after an operation

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Immunisation | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Today, we have vaccines which protect children against many diseases

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Breastfeeding | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Breastfeeding is not always easy and you may have trouble breastfeeding your baby

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Fever | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is a fever? Your child’s normal body temperature can vary depending on both their age and the time of day

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Cleft lip and palate | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

A cleft lip or palate develops during the early stages of pregnancy, when gaps in a baby's face and mouth structures don't close as they should

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Medical play | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

The importance of play Play is how children explore, interact, and come to understand the world around them

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Nitrous oxide | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is nitrous oxide? You may know nitrous oxide as ‘happy’ gas or’ laughing’ gas

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