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Rubella – What you Need to Know

Rubella (or German Measles as it’s also known) is a viral condition which for most people is a mild illness and causes joint pain and a...

Gestational Diabetes – What You Need to Know

During pregnancy, the placenta produces a range of hormones which assist your baby to develop and grow, however these hormones also...

Measles – What you Need to Know

Measles is a highly contagious viral illness which is most characterised by a skin rash and fever.  Most children and adults (aside from...

Ryan’s Rule – what you need to know

Ryan’s Rule has been developed by Queensland Health as a method to provide patients of any age, carers and families with an...

Meningococcal Disease – What you Need to Know

Meningococcal Disease is serious but rare disease which can affect people of all ages but is more prevalent in children under the age of 5...

Whooping Cough – What You Need to Know

Whooping Cough Also known as Pertussis, Whooping Cough is a highly contagious and very serious respiratory condition caused by the...

Pregnancy Symptoms you Should Never Ignore

There is no doubt pregnancy is a unique and special time in every women’s life.  No matter if it’s your first pregnancy or you have...

When to Introduce Your Baby to Solids

As is the case with all  aspects of your baby’s development, the right time to start solids will vary between children.  Some babies...

Mother dies for 11 minutes after giving birth – wakes up with no recollection of being pregnant.

Hilary Wilson suffered a severe cardiac arrest as she gave birth to her son and was technically dead for 11 minutes. When she woke up four...

Woman’s baby belly turns out to be a tumour.

Imagine turning up at the hospital ready to give birth to the baby you’ve been growing for months only to be told that it isn’t...

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