New Zealand and Australia’s leading child health research institutes are joining forces to advance our understanding of how nutrition interacts with a person’s genetic makeup to shape health and wellbeing.
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.