Complex post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Complex post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is all about the long-term effects of trauma. Learn how it affects personality, memory, mood and emotions.
Kids and mental health
Trusted information about kids and mental health from leading Australian health organisations.
Childhood obesity and overweight children
Trusted information on childhood obesity and steps to take to help overweight children, where to get support, and links to more information.
Coughs, colds and ear infections in children
Trusted information on childhood ailments including coughs, colds, ear infections, sore throat and glue ear.
Chickenpox is a mild and common childhood illness, however pregnant women and newborn babies can also be at risk. Find out more about common and unusual symptoms, plus links to trusted resources.
Dyspraxia is a disorder of movement and coordination that can be picked up in childhood. It can affect verbal, oral and motor skills. Find out about it's causes, symptoms and treatment options.
Guide to genetic disorders
Problems with genes can cause health or development problems. Some genetic disorders affect people from birth, others develop later in life. Learn more from a trusted source.
Croup is very common inflammation is usually caused by the same viruses that cause the common cold and the symptoms are very similar. Find more about croup symptoms, plus links to trusted resources.
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia affects the body’s hormones. People may experience health problems, but it may be possible to enjoy a normal lifestyle.
Mental health helplines
The main groups throughout Australia that can help with mental health problems, including healthdirect partners and leading Australian health organisations.