Kids health

  • 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.

  • Consumer caution is needed

    As consumers, we tend to assume the products we buy are safe to use and trust they won’t poison or injure us or our families. Unfortunately, this is not always the case.
  • Developing digital wellbeing

    Many parents are concerned about the amount of time their kids spend using digital devices, however, research shows that it's how they spend this time, and their relationship with technology that matters most.
  • Poisoning is more common than you think

    Roughly one in four children will be exposed to something which requires a call to the Poisons Information Centre before they turn five.

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