Kids health

  • Keeping food safe

    In Australia, we generally have a reliable, safe and nutritious food supply. Even so, foodborne illnesses are quite common, affecting millions of Australian children each year.
  • An insight into genetic counselling

    Today, to mark Genetic Counsellor Awareness Day, the Public Relations team spoke with Rebecca Macintosh, genetic counsellor at the Centre for Clinical Genetics at Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick, about her role.

  • Patients take part in global space project

    It’s not every day you receive a Skype call from a former NASA astronaut.

  • Helping patients reach their potential

    Occupational Therapists (OTs) work to promote independent development in children recovering from illness or injury and support ongoing development of those with physical disabilities.

  • Research connects heart disease to poor mental health outcomes

    Research conducted by experts at The Children's Hospital at Westmead and The University of New South Wales has found that families affected by heart disease had poorer mental health outcomes compared with the general population.

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