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Asthma in children

Find out more about the signs and symptoms of asthma, aids and tips to help you care for your child and what to do if your child has an asthma attack.

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Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in babies and children

RSV is a virus that causes infection in the lungs and airways. Read on to learn more about symptoms, diagnosis, management and prevention.

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Milk allergy and lactose intolerance in babies and children

Find out more about lactose intolerance and milk allergies in babies and children, including the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction and can be fatal. Explore triggers, symptoms, treatment and what to do in an emergency.

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Allergies and hay fever during pregnancy

Hay fever and allergies won't harm you or your baby, but a stuffy nose, sneezing and a lack of sleep can impact your general wellbeing.

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Enterovirus in children

Enteroviruses cause a range of illnesses which are usually mild. You can help prevent the spread of enterovirus infection by practising good hygiene.

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Pregnant women, children and bushfire smoke

Bushfire smoke contains toxic gases and airborne particles which can be harmful to your health. Learn how to stay safe during bushfire season.

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Cystic fibrosis (CF)

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disease that affects your lungs and digestive system. Learn more about what causes CF and how it is treated.

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Toxic household products to avoid during pregnancy

Find out about the toxic products you should try to avoid during pregnancy. Are they dangerous? And what should you do if you’re exposed?

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Colds and flu in babies and children

Information on the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments of coughs, colds, flu and RSV in children and babies and when to seek medical advice.

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