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Kids' health

Cool baths, loose comfortable clothes and calamine lotion can all ease the itchiness from chickenpox.

Chickenpox

Chickenpox is a mild and common childhood illness, but can also occur in adults. Here’s how to help ease symptoms and discomfort.

Childhood illnesses

Childhood illnesses

Many childhood diseases spread easily between family members and at schools. Read on to learn about causes, symptoms, treatments and when to see a doc

Making changes to your family's lifestyle can make a real difference to your child's weight.

Childhood Obesity and Overweight Children

If you've learned that your child is overweight, there are simple steps you can take to help your child move towards a healthy weight.

It’s normal for a child to have eight or more colds a year.

Coughs, colds and ear infections in children

It’s normal for a child to have eight or more colds a year. Read this article to find out more about common childhood ailments.

Child vomiting in a bucket.

Diarrhoea and vomiting in children

These helpful tips can explain some of the causes of diarrhoea and vomiting in children and show you how to alleviate the symptoms.

A fever is a high temperature over 37.5 °C in children.

Looking after a sick child

Find out how to best care for your child, make things as easy for yourself as you can, how to deal with minor accidents and where to get expert help.

Some children suffer from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Overactive Children and ADHD

Tips on identifying and coping with an overactive child.

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Healthy Kids : What is healthy?

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Healthy weight for children :: SA Health

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Supporting healthy habits

You can help your children and young people establish healthy habits that theyll hopefully carry throughout their lives.

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Healthy Kids : 5 Ways to a Healthy Lifestyle

Find out how you can change your bad habits easily through following 5 ways to a healthy lifestyle.

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Healthy Kids : 5 Ways to a Healthy Lifestyle

Find out how Parents and Carers can include 5 ways to a healthy lifestyle in their everyday lives. Our busy lifestyles can be hard on our familys health. Rushing to and from school and work can make it hard to find time to be physically active. There are five simple ways for your family to lead a healthy lifestyle and get back on track.

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Obesity - A healthy lifestyle for a healthy weight | The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

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Healthy habits for a healthy life: 12 tips | Raising Children Network

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Spina Bifida - Healthy Lifestyle for Spina Bifida | The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

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World Kidney Day | Kidney Health Australia

10 March 2016 is World Kidney DayIn 2016 our focus is Kidney Disease and Children. Better Knowledge, Better Care.We invite you to join the international community in creating awareness about how to improve kidney health and how to reduce risk factors

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