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Children and sleep

Trusted information about children and sleep from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on sleep tips and sleep terrors.

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Healthy sleep habits

Good sleep habits (or sleep hygiene) can improve your mood, wellbeing and ability to function properly. Learn how much sleep you need and why it is important.

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Sleep apnoea

Sleep apnoea occurs when a person’s throat is partly or completely blocked while they are asleep. Discover more about symptoms, complications and treatment.

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Symptoms of depression

Depression (also known as major depression, or clinical depression) is a medical condition where people experience long and intense periods of low mood which affects their ability to function.

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Obesity in children

An estimated 25% of children and adolescents in Australia are overweight. Read more to find out which children and teenagers are at risk of being obese.

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Diarrhoea and vomiting in children

Trusted information on diarrhoea and vomiting in children and babies including causes and treatments, plus where to get more help and support.

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Depression in children

If your child has symptoms of depression, it's best to seek professional help. Find out tips that can help by reading this page.

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Prader-Willi syndrome

Adults with Prader-Willi may experience sleeping and breathing problems, and have an insatiable appetite, which can lead to life-threatening obesity.

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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.

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Diarrhoea treatments

Trusted information on diarrhoea (diarrhea in American English) treatments for adults and children including medicines and eating, and links to trusted resources.

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