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Sun and heat protection for babies and kids

Babies and children can easily get sunburnt and heatstroke, even when cool or overcast. Read on to learn how to protect your child.

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Babies in hot weather

Hot weather can be dangerous for babies because they are easily affected by the heat. Learn how to keep your baby cool and safe in the heat.

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Raising kids in tropical Australia

Growing up in northern Australia can be a magical and safe experience. But parents need to be aware of the risks posed by life in the tropics.

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Summer survival guide

Find out how to keep you and your baby cool and safe during the summer months.

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Baby safety

All parents want to keep their baby safe. Find out the essentials like keeping your baby safe in your home, around water, out in the sun and when out and about in the car.

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Dealing with hot weather during pregnancy and breastfeeding

Pregnant women are more at risk of becoming overheated because of the physical and hormonal changes which occur during pregnancy.

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Skin changes during pregnancy - linea nigra

Linea nigra (sometimes called the ‘pregnancy line’) is a dark line of skin down the middle of your abdomen. It often develops during the first trimester of pregnancy.

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Getting out of the house with your new baby

Going out with your newborn can sometimes feel overwhelming. Get some useful tips on what to do and take when venturing out with your new baby.

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Guide to prams and strollers

It is important to use prams and strollers that meet Australian safety standards. Learn about types of prams, and safety tips for using them.

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Skin changes during pregnancy - acne

Acne is a common skin condition that usually begins during adolescence. During pregnancy, acne is likley to flare up during the first trimester.

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