Firework season is here so staying safe and being aware of risks is a priority. Have you checked your child's first aid kit lately? Do you have one to hand in case of an emergency? Or would you know what to do ...
Paediatrician Dr Sophie Niedermaier-Patramani joins Leo to talk about children's winter health in this latest episode of My Baba's podcast, Parental Control.
As parents know, each child is different. There isn’t a one-size fits all approach to having an open conversation about mental health but these top five tips may help.
If you think about it, there’s no natural, genetically-triggered reason for a child to be wary of the dentist’s chair. They would certainly be cautious in a new environment, as all children tend to be. But an outright phobia? That’s not a natural response to negligible threat.
After reading a lot about ticks and Lyme Disease in the news recently, I wanted to share our experiences from last summer. Fin, then 6 years old, contracted Lyme Disease, but it was a long road until his eventual diagnosis.
Experts warn that we're eating too much meat, but is going vegan really the answer?
September for most parents means Back to School. For me, with my GP hat on, it means Back to Viruses! Glamorous it ain't: when your little ones go back to school, my clinic fills up with coughs, colds and tummy...