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Articles about Hygiene

Top toilet training tips: When and how?

Every parent has a story about toilet training, knows someone who did it earlier than your child or has a strong opinion about when it should be done. However, what you do is dependent on your child. Dr Susan Moloney provides her advice for parents.

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Top 10 Essential Parenting Questions

What is tongue tie and should it be treated? What is a normal baby poo? Help - my child has worms! Gold Coast University Hospital Director of Paediatrics Professor Susan Moloney answers the top 10 questions parents pose about children under five.

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5 childhood illnesses: A parent's guide

Whether it’s ear infections, coughs, colds, stomach bugs or something more serious, it’s helpful for parents and carers to know the signs and symptoms and when to seek medical attention. Dr Ryan Harvey outlines five childhood illnesses to be aware of.

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7 tips for helping your teething baby

While all babies are different, your baby will probably get their first tooth some time during their first year. Find out tips to help your teething baby, how to spot when your baby is teething and what order your baby's teeth are likely to appear in.

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Bedwetting by under fives: Facts and tips

Up to the age of five, wetting the bed is normal. It usually stops happening as your child gets older without the need for any treatment. Try to deal with bedwetting in a positive and calm way, just as you would with problems you face during the day.

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