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HANNAH FRANCIS Tech giant instigates massive international recall of power point adapters due to risk of electric shock.
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Teresa Bostle Around 60 per cent of all serious dog bites in Australia happen to children under 10 - and it's often an adult's fault.
Staff writers Fantastic Furniture is recalling its popular Worx dining chair after at least two toe amputations and lacerations.
JODIE BENVENISTE We all face stresses in life, even kids – and in fact, stress can be positive for our children. As their parents, we can help them learn and grow from stressful situations.
Martha Ross "Once you've experienced what it's like to have a truly ordered house you'll feel your whole world brighten."
AMY REMEIKIS Boy spent about a minute submerged in the water.
Nathan Paull Adam Sager was unknowingly exposed to asbestos dust when he was a toddler - and it eventually took his life more than two decades years later.
Staff writers It's the bane of the perfectionist gift giver. While getting your presents ready to wrap, you start to remove the price tags* … and are left with half of them stuck on.
Staff writers In the wake of the death of a toddler, a coroner is warning that trampoline-related injuries among children are increasing.
Staff writers We loved them and we couldn't get enough of their tortured vowels. But we can get a slice of Kath & Kim television history, as the townhouse that featured in the Aussie television comedy series is up for sale.
ESTHER HAN The weather is hot, the beach is beckoning, and thoughts are turning to sun protection. But tests have found popular sunscreens are failing to live up to their SPF claims.
Staff writers A "lovable" toddler was critically injured when a television accidentally fell on him, his half brother says.
Hayley Tsukayama Hacked data more than enough to identify a child, link parents to their children as toymaker confirms extent of breach.
Jesse Matheson Celebrity chef Matt Moran has proved a potential danger by cooking raw lamb in a parked SUV.
Annie Brown Thurgoona resident Eric Holland was killing time in his shed when he came across a monster lizard in his backyard.
HARRIET ALEXANDER Notifications of the diarrhoea-causing bug have had the largest percentage increase in two years.
Lynda Hallinan Follow these 31 tips to save money and enjoy time in the garden in the kitchen.
Fran Rimrod A toddler is fighting for his life after he was found floating in a swimming pool at a Perth family daycare on Monday.
Lucy Cormack, Environment reporter When you take out your recycling, are you really sure every product in there is meant to be there?
SARAH BERRY I'm not down with the toilet seat debate.
NASSIM KHADEM Women – men, brace yourselves – shouldn't always have to be the ones who stay at home.
LETITIA ROWLANDS If there were such as thing as extreme co-sleeping, it would look like this.
Staff writers A social experiment carried out in the Netherlands has discovered children appear to be more attracted to bottles of dangerous chemicals than toys.
AAP An unconscious toddler has been rescued from a pool, prompting a warning to parents to remain "super vigilant" when their kids are around water.
Staff writers The Therapeutic Goods Association (TGA) has announced the recall of three more types of children's paracetamol.
Kate Aubusson Two young boys have been rushed to hospital after falling out a second-storey window of a home in Eastwood.
Matt Colville It's cool, kind of like a second childhood. I love him to bits and think, on average, I'm an okay dad. But I also want to talk about the other stuff.
RACHEL CLUN Some people move frequently, while others like to stay put. But everyone finds it stressful.
DONNA WEBECK Witnessing her beloved dad lose his brave battle to oesophageal cancer was devastating for Michelle Heaton-Armstrong - just as it was for her children, who adored their Poppy.
Melissa Grant The lives of hundreds of children are being put at risk every year because their parents aren't restraining them properly in cars.
Staff writers Tired of being asked about their baby-making plans, Australian couple Matt and Abby decided to give a creative answer.
Peter Munro Facebook has been urged to strengthen its privacy controls after revelations a simple vulnerability could expose the personal data of users, including their mobile numbers.
AMBER ROBINSON I thought that if a man could cheat on Sienna Miller with the nanny, what chance did I have? But now I've changed my mind.
CALLAN BOYS For such a simple equation it's a wonder we haven't seen it at more cafes more often.
Craig Butt, Health Reporter More generic pain relievers for young children have been recalled because the plastic bottle lids can splinter when opened
KYLIE ORR My memories of those nights in my childhood are all about fun: sleepover excitement, staying up late, watching movies we probably weren't supposed to watch ... freedom.
JULIE POWER Inflatable and portable children's pools may be required to be sold with compulsory fencing to prevent backyard drownings, with some experts even floating the idea of a ban.
ANNA PATTY So far, 206 Samsung washing machines have caught fire and some have exploded. But many remain in people's homes.
Josefa Pete Would you know what to do in a fire emergency? How safe is your home and family?
MEGAN BLANDFORD What's the answer to these frustrations between couples? Do women need to stay home to reduce conflict? Or do men need to get over themselves?
ALLISON WORRALL Chemmart and Pharmacy Choice pain relievers for children have been urgently recalled due to the risk of the bottle splintering when opened.
Letitia Rowlands and Stuff NZ Gold-plating and swivelling luxury leather front seats - is this the future of baby and toddler car travel? It could be, if two concepts unveiled by high-end car manufacturers are anything to go by.
Tanith Carey While most nannies take pride in their work, there can be some who have a hidden side.
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