Published Articles

5 key facts about atypical anorexia

Study findings a 'cogent reminder' to monitor weight loss in adolescents at any weight.
06 December 2018

Why milk allergies need attention too

More young kids are allergic to milk than peanuts, but they're less likely to carry an EpiPen
27 November 2018

Oral immunotherapy could provide 'safety net' for kids with peanut allergy

Children and adolescents were able to build up their tolerance to peanut protein, say researchers.
22 November 2018

Clonidine scripts for under-6s implicated in poisonings

It's not recommended for young children, but is prescribed anyway
20 November 2018

5 do-not-dos in paediatric asthma

Avoid combination therapy as first treatment, according to the latest list.
14 November 2018

Flu myth busted: Vaccine effectiveness unchanged with annual jabs

The findings support recommendations to vaccinate children annually: study.
31 October 2018

Rise in melatonin's use as sleep aid for children

Even preschoolers have been given the jet lag treatment to doze off, say paediatricians.
30 October 2018

Vitamin D doesn't ward off baby eczema

But a little ray of sunshine may do the trick, says world-first Aussie study.
25 October 2018

Doctor's surgery on teddy bear wins hearts around the world

'I just thought I might make some people smile somewhere.'
09 October 2018