Baby Health


The measles rash on the face of a child.

Two Measles cases identified in Melbourne

Victoria's chief health officer has warned of a potential measles outbreak after two cases were reported in Melbourne's south-east.

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The discoveries have raised hopes that babies could be screened for this risk in the future, but Dr Machaalani said the ...

SIDS breakthrough gives hope for future

An Australian study of 30 babies who died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or cot death, has discovered they have decreased levels of a protein that helps adults and babies wake up if they stop breathing from sleep apnea.

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