Kids health

  • Burns can happen in the blink of an eye

    11- month-old, Solomon suffered severe burns to his hands after he placed them inside the family’s hot oven. His mother, Tianda was cooking a cheesecake when she opened the oven door, turned her back for a few seconds then heard a harrowing scream.
  • Caring for your sick child

    Having a sick child can be challenging, and its hard to know what to do or where to get help.

  • Japanese encephalitis: Be alert, not alarmed

    Experts are asking people to be alert not alarmed as Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) starts circulating in the community.

  • Keep kids safe from wild mushrooms

    Parents are being urged to check their gardens and backyards for wild mushrooms before letting children play, after recent rainfall has caused a spike in growth of the potentially fatal fungi.

  • New book about Anorexia Nervosa

    The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network (SCHN) Eating Disorders Service supports families when their child is unwell with Anorexia Nervosa and works with parents to help their child recover from their eating disorder.