Baby health and development
Tips on how to care for a sick baby or toddler: information on common childhood illnesses including the symptoms, how long they last and what to do when your baby is sick.
Hip dysplasia affects between one and three per cent of newborns. Find out more about developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), symptoms, treatment and pavlik harnesses here.
Here we look at baby immunisations and vaccinations: we discuss the early schedule and benefits, risks and side effects to help you make an informed choice for your child.
Teething is a natural part of your baby’s growth and development. The symptoms can be painful but remedies are available. Find out about the signs of teething and more here.
Discover the importance and benefits of outdoor play for kids. Being outdoors can be an exciting sensory experience in the early years; here we discuss some fun activities.
All babies develop at different paces. Find out about the stages and milestones of child development including tummy time, thumb sucking, standing, cruising and walking.
Children under five are most at risk from meningitis and septicaemia so it’s important to know the signs and symptoms, and what to do if you think your child might have meningitis.