The average age of ASD diagnosis is 4 years of age, despite the fact that about half of children with this disorder may be detected by age 14 months.
How maternal instinct can be a valuable tool for mums when they know something just isn't right with their child.
If you read about children's health, you've heard a lot of this before.
When Ethan Faria's legs were amputated below the knees after he contracted a rare bacterial infection last year, the toddler's family worried about what his future would look like.
Children should drink full-fat milk until the age of at least six, Canadian research suggests – as they are likely to grow up slimmer.
Diagnosing asthma and pneumonia could become as easy as coughing into a phone with Perth researchers trialling a potentially revolutionary app.
When Jack Chapman and his family sat down for dinner at a local restaurant they didn't realise the meal would end with a five hour visit to hospital.
Children who refuse to eat certain things (or in some cases, most things) can cause concern for parents who want to ensure their little ones are getting the nutrition they need in their growing bodies.
Two year-old who had battery lodged in throat for a week died from "catastrophic" bleed.
A 15-month-old boy is in a north Queensland hospital battling meningococcal disease.
A young child has died from meningococcal disease in Western Australia, the Health Department reports.
Parents are spending millions of dollars on cough and cold medicines that could be harming their young children, a survey has found.
What is meningococcal meningitis, why does it occur in seasons, and why does it strike fear into the hearts of so many?