Professor Martin Burton looks at the latest evidence that might help parents and their doctors to decide whether antibiotics are worth trying for children with 'glue ear'
Tag Archives: child health
Liv Chapman writes for parents about new Cochrane evidence on whether fluoride mouthrinses can prevent tooth decay in children
Should premature twins be looked after in one cot in the neonatal nursery? Anna Sutherland blogs her own experience and Cochrane evidence
Comedian and pelvic physiotherapist Elaine Miller tells us what we need to know about constipation and good bowel health
Professor Martin Burton says it's time for health professionals to take a fresh look at the advice they give parents about water precautions for children with grommets
We look at some key messages and findings from the new Lancet Breastfeeding Series and its implications for the UK
We can learn from two mums of young patients, who share their stories here, and look at whether research can help us too.
As more children are surviving cancer, we need research into kinder treatments
We look at the evidence for some common over-the-counter products
What do Tess and family wish for...
A thing of beauty...
Tess, aged 9, tells us what it's like to manage cystic fibrosis at school