Young boy grinning
15 February 2016
Australian-born children with Asian mothers have higher rates of nut allergy than...

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09 February 2016
Victoria is celebrating 50 years of newborn screening, a vital health program that tests...

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22 November 2015
Early hormonal changes are associated with emotional and behavioural problems in boys as...

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21 October 2015
Children who get to sleep early are more likely to have better health and happier mums,...

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04 August 2015
Childhood obesity is still likely to be a major global concern in 2065, according to a...

A child's feet
23 July 2015
A Practice Brief focusing on foot care for people with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT)...

Professor Andrew Sinclair
21 July 2015
This week marks 25 years since Murdoch Children's Deputy Director, Professor Andrew...

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10 June 2015
Almost nine in 10 women with perinatal depressive symptoms have had similar mental...

Professor Ravi Savarirayan & Sam Puleio
15 May 2015
Murdoch Children's researchers are leading a world first trial that aims to decrease...

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07 May 2015
Australia has the unfortunate title of being the food allergy capital of the world....

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14 April 2015
In a first for Australia, the recently launched Healthy Happy Beginnings program...

Young girl with a spoon in her mouth balancing a plate on her head
06 March 2015
Researchers from Murdoch Children's Research Institute have identified clinical markers...

Three kids playing a game
11 November 2014
Researchers have developed a potential alternative for needle vaccinations, successfully...

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02 June 2014
Melbourne researchers are leading a new international study to look at immune responses...

Toddler boy frowning
18 August 2013
Many children with cerebral palsy (CP) who pursue alternative therapy options and delay...