How to get acne-free skin 1 min read
Acne is an inflammatory reaction in the oil glands of the skin. Hormones, especially androgens (male hormones), cause an increase in the production of oil in these glands (which is why the condition is more prevalent around puberty). These glands...
Autism: Signs and treatment
If you suspect your child may be on the autism spectrum, or if you've recently had a diagnosis, you'll want to watch this interview with Nicole Rogerson, CEO of Autism Australia.
Cold over? You still need to do these 6 things 1 min read
Here's how you can help your baby after a cold.
When should I have a pap smear? 1 min read
Q: When should my daughter start having a pap smear test? Some people have told me only after she has become sexually active while others have said when she hits puberty.
Do milk teeth matter? 1 min read
Q: People say I don’t have to pay as much attention to my child’s milk teeth because they’re going to fall out anyway. Is this true?
Does my baby have reflux? 1 min read
Q: My normally happy baby is crying and quite fussy lately and I’ve had a friend suggest to me that she may be suffering from reflux. What is that?
The side effects of prolactin-reducing medication 1 min read
Q: I am on prolactin-reducing medication. Its long-term use has caused my skin to change to an unhealthy-looking dull and dark colour. Is there something I can do to help maintain my skin colour?
From crazy to pathological: the insidious disease that is only beginning to get the recognition it deserves 7 min read
"Because it’s a woman’s disease, we just get told that it’s normal and put up with it."
The scientific reason behind period pain 1 min read
Obstetrician and gynaecologist Dr Bevan Brown explores the reasons why you may struggling to conceive or experience period pain.