Vitamin B is necessary in children’s diets for mental health and behaviour. Without it, children could struggle with behavioural problems later in life and their mental growth and mood may suffer. Marissa Georgopoulos investigates.
There has been a growing demand for breast milk sharing. Australians have taken matters into their own hands by sourcing milk via social networking sites like Facebook. Tawar Razaghi reports.
Research conducted by Deborah Leslie from Deakin University reveals that first time mothers who are missing out on their daily fruits and veggies are in danger of putting their babies at risk of longer-term health problems. Joline Samawi investigates.
The government has launched new anti-smoking ads targeting pregnant women and other at-risk groups.
We’ve all seen the Time Magazine cover and formed an opinion on the right duration of breastfeeding. The entire topic surrounding breastfeeding has become so controversial – mainly stemming from this coverage. By Marissa Georgopoulos.
Controlled crying has always been a divisive issue, now a recent landmark study by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute has found that controlled crying poses no long-term risks to the health of babies. Nina Young reports.
The constant push and persistence of the ‘breast is best’ message is a constant theme for many new mothers. However many fail to recognise the discrimination, struggle and emotional turmoil that women who formula feed experience and the lack of resources available to them. Joline Samawi reports.