Women with gestational diabetes need to put their own health first to prevent them from developing type 2 diabetes later in life. That’s the message from University of Adelaide Robinson Research Institute PhD graduate Emer Van Ryswyk, who released a study as part of World Diabetes Day this week. Dr Ryswyk reviewed more than 40... continue reading.
It’s not always easy to get to playgroup on time, remembering everything and leaving the house looking respectable.... continue reading.
Pregnant women come to know that their baby bump will be misinterpreted by others as an invitation to share their opinions, advice, and sometimes, better kept ‘inner’ thoughts.... continue reading.
I unintentionally overheard a colleagues phone call with her son the other day and it was apparent her child was in some distress... continue reading.
Now that you are old enough to brush your teeth on your own, are you doing it properly? Lots of kids hate brushing their teeth and only whizz the brush round their mouth for a few seconds, are you like that? If yes, the... continue reading.
If you don’t want to go to school you are like thousands and thousands of other children. You are not different or unusual, it’s natural. Maybe you find the lessons too easy or too difficult, maybe they’re just plain boring.... continue reading.
As a kid, having a cold can make you feel quite miserable can’t it? You have to remember to carry some tissues or a hanky with you or otherwise mum and dad come along to wipe your... continue reading.
If you are a kid and you have freckles, you probably hate them. The funny thing is, grown-ups seem to love them! Do the grown-ups in your life make you absolutely cringe when they say your freckles look cute? Yes? Thought so! Read on to get the freckle facts.... continue reading.
Are you always being told to wash your hands? After playing outside?... continue reading.
Most of us have trekked around the supermarket with our little ones in tow. It’s a wonderful experience for most tots and toddlers – the sights and the sounds are stimulating and for older children a supermarket excursion can be an... continue reading.