• Get medicine wise

    Let’s face it, kids hate taking medicine.

    And who can blame them? Swallowing something that tastes awful when you already feel sick can be a recipe for disaster. 

  • An instrumental addition to music therapy

    ‘Music to their ears’ is an expression that is often used when something good happens but for patients and families at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead the addition of a new music therapist is quite literally music to their ears.

  • Study examining how flu impacts children’s immune systems seeks participants

    Australian researchers examining how the flu affects the immune response of young children are looking for children to take part in a new study.

  • Network to deliver cutting-edge therapy for cancer patients

    Children in NSW will now no longer have to travel to the US or interstate for special immunotherapy used to treat aggressive acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

  • Breastfeeding in focus - tackling common problems

    To celebrate World Breastfeeding Week which falls in August, our Child and Family Health teams tackle some common breastfeeding problems parents can encounter.