FAMILY HEALTH
The Family Health column focuses on diverse subjects that we face while caring for the health of our families. Taking the helm of this column is Dr Greer Bennet.

Why are there so many food allergies?

Whether it be nuts, soy, prawns, milk, eggs and even wheat, food allergies are on the rise. Parents are pulling out their hair trying to pack school lunches, throwing a dinner party is now more complex than ever and it seems around every corner there is a new food restriction on the menu. Read more…

The ‘terrible twos’

We have all seen it – a screaming, crying toddler and a dumbfounded parent wearing a, “who is this child and where is my beautiful baby?” look on their face. At the shops, in the park, on the street – toddlers don’t discriminate. Read more…