There are nine diseases that are preventable by childhood immunisation.
1 May 2013 |
By immunising your child, you are offering her the safest and most effective form of protection against many serious diseases - the benefit of this protection far outweighs the rare complications associated with immunisation.
Which are essential for your infant and which are just marketing hype?
28 Mar 2013 |
There’s a booming market in products tailored to babies and toddlers, but CHOICE found many are simply unnecessary.
Making anxious first-time parents feel guilty is big business.
31 Jan 2013 |
How can parents determine which products are essential, what’s nice to have, and what’s not needed?
Chiropractors are increasingly moving into family primary care, taking on the role traditionally filled by GPs.
23 Aug 2012 |
As with all medical practices, there are risks involved with chiropractic. So do the benefits for children outweigh the risks?
A good thermometer is a must-have for any home with kids.
25 Jul 2012 |
We review 10 digital probe thermometers that are suitable for babies and toddlers, as well as older children and adults.
It's up to parents to act as the last line of defence against potentially dangerous playthings.
15 Nov 2011 |
Dangerous toys are relatively rare, yet every year major products are still recalled for safety reasons.
CHOICE goes beyond the health hype of cleaners and sanitisers.
10 Nov 2011 |
These cleaners are a popular choice in the battle against bacteria, but they're often no more effective than soap and water.
Tips for when and how to potty train your toddler.
7 Jun 2011 |
Toilet training your toddler can be a test for any parent's patience but staying calm will make the process easier for everyone.
What products are out there, and how to give them safely.
20 Aug 2010 |
The choice in over-the-counter painkillers for children is restricted to ibuprofen or Paracetamol.
Headphones designed to protect your child’s ears from excessive noise.
15 Oct 2008 |
We looked at a pair of headphones designed specifically for children aged six years or above. While the lead for plugging into a suitable music player is short, it’s suitable for a child.