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Children and glasses

Wearing glasses might only be temporary to help your child correct their vision. Get some tips on how to encourage your child to wear their glasses.

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Eyesight in children

Good eyesight is important for your child's learning and development. Learn more about vision problems and what you can do to help your child.

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How your baby’s brain develops

Learn how your baby’s brain develops and how your interactions, the environment and their experiences can affect your baby’s future development and learning.

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Toddler development: Learning how to draw and write

Drawing and writing are essential skills that children start learning early, gradually building over the preschool and lower primary years.

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Warning signs during pregnancy

Many changes to your body during pregnancy are normal, but some signs may indicate complications. Learn to recognise them and seek help if necessary.

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Pregnancy at week 35

You'll probably be having lots of Braxton Hicks contractions by now. It's your body's way of preparing for the birth. They should stop if you move position.

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Giving birth - contractions

Contractions are the tightening of the muscles in your uterus. They tend to become longer, stronger and more frequent as your labour progresses.

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Cytomegalovirus (CMV) during pregnancy

Learn more about Cytomegalovirus (CMV), how it can affect your baby and how best to prevent it.

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General health guide for your child

Here is a general health guide covering good nutrition, exercise, regular checkups and vaccinations. Learn more about to keep your child in good health.

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Children and head injuries

Head injuries happen after any bump to the head. Find out about what to look for and do after head injuries in babies and young children.

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