Josefa Pete We usually only hear the success stories: tales of the two-year-old who’s talking, running and completely toilet trained. But other stories need to be told too.
John Rosemund My daughter never went through the "terrible twos" but began throwing wild tantrums shortly after her third birthday.
DANIELLE COLLEY Regression can be a natural and common part of development prompted by a variety of factors, but that doesn't make it less frustrating.
LETITIA ROWLANDS 3:58pm A shocked mother has told how her daughter almost strangled herself while wearing a Baltic amber teething necklace as she slept.
Lauren Knight Is a daily bath really necessary for little kids? How clean is too clean?
LETITIA ROWLANDS When Honey-Rae Phiillips was born with a strawberry birthmark covering much of her left side, the little girl's parents worried she would grow up feeling different and alone.
Vincent Ho Threadworm is the most common intestinal worm in Australia. But don't worry: they're relatively harmless and easily treated.
Natalie Parletta Even the most well-meaning parents can struggle to get toddlers and children to eat healthy food - especially vegetables.
Kate Hagan, Health Reporter More than 80 per cent of children with peanut allergies were able to tolerate peanuts after a new treatment by Melbourne researchers.
Jennifer Chung If you have both a toddler and a preschooler, we have some fun ideas to keep them both busy.
Staff writers This little girl wasn't content with the regular alphabet song, choosing to put her own spin on it – a very metal spin.
LETITIA ROWLANDS It's that time of year when playgroups, gymbaroo, dance lessons, music classes and all the other activities that keep toddlers busy each week take a break for the festive and new year period.
Babyology Wall decals are the answer to creating a beautiful nursery or children's space without lifting a paint brush, a spirit level or even a hammer.
LETITIA ROWLANDS Ever wondered what it would be like to perform a cesarean section on a Disney princess? No, neither had I.
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