New research analysing Victorian vaccination data in the lead-up to the Federal Government’s ‘No Jab, No Pay’ policy suggests it could be unfairly penalising families living in the lowest-income areas.
A high number of Australian children with Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are struggling academically, with an alarming 40% of students failing to meet the literacy and numeracy (NAPLAN) national minimum standards, new research by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI) has found.
The inaugural gathering of the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI) Women’s Network, hosted by the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria and Mr Anthony Howard QC, was held at Government House on 8 June.
Drinking alcohol during pregnancy at low levels – even the occasional drink – can subtly influence the way a baby’s face is formed in the womb, researchers from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute have found.
Australian researchers from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute’s (MCRI) have led a review to evaluate evidence regarding the management of sport-related concussion (SRC) in children and adolescents resulting in new international guidelines for childhood concussion.