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.
A Sydney toddler whose umbilical cord blood was stored to help treat her sister's Type 1 diabetes has had it reinfused after showing signs of the disease herself.
By age three, more than two thirds of children will have had at least one episode of acute otitis media (bacterial ear infection).
Ikea has reached a tentative settlement to pay $US50 million ($69 million) to three families whose young children were killed by the Swedish company's furniture.
For fussy eaters, smoothies can be a fun way to engage in the snack-creation process whilst also incorporating an array of nutrients important for children's development.
A mother has urged parents to listen to their instincts after her three-year-old son was sent home from an emergency department.
The mother of the Queensland toddler believes her son could be discharged from hospital as early as next Friday.
Here comes the bad news: Even though sugar doesn't make kids hyper, that does not mean it's good for you.
Contaminants from children including faeces can be rinsed into water holding tanks and then sprayed onto other users and swallowed.
Townsville scientists join forces in the fight for a food allergy vaccine
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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.