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Health checks for babies
Shortly before or after your baby is born, you'll be given a Child Health Record booklet. In Australia, this usually has a blue cover and is often called 'the blue book'.
How your baby gains weight
All babies will gain weight differently, but there are some guidelines for healthy weight gain.
Most children start potty training between 2 and 3 years of age. Find out whether your child is ready with these helpful toilet training tips.
Asthma and pregnancy
Most asthma medicines have been shown to be extremely safe for both you and your developing baby but check with your doctor if taking oral corticosteroids.
Undescended testicles refers to one or both testes missing from the scrotum. Treatment, if needed, is important to prevent future health problems.
Types of autism
Learn about the types of autism, which may help you understand your child's diagnosis, and find more resources here.
Causes of schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a major mental illness. While it can be inherited, the risk is increased by drug abuse and other environmental factors.