A trial of the Transition to Parenthood Perinatal Mental Health and Wellness Program was conducted 2015-2017 at Redcliffe Hospital Maternity Services, Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Queensland Australia.
Together in Mind is a perinatal and infant mental health program that provides psychoeducation and support for mothers who have a diagnosed moderate to severe mental illness and their infant under one year of age.
Tongue-tie in babies fact sheet Tongue-tie in babies What is a 'tongue-tie'? A tongue-tie is when the piece of skin under the baby’s tongue (called the frenulum) is tight, or shorter than normal. It is also called Ankyloglossia (pronounced ankle-o-gloss-ia). Signs and symptoms Signs of a tongue-tie can include: A [...]
Regular exercise can be used as a therapeutic tool for children and young people with depression and anxiety conditions to decrease their symptoms and improve their quality of life. Support children with these clever ways to help treat depression and anxiety in kids.
Breastfeeding a baby with a cardiac condition Breastfeeding a baby with a cardiac condition Whether your baby is able to start breastfeeding or not, it is very important that you start expressing as soon as possible after your baby is born to establish your milk supply. It is best if you [...]
Children and young people typically use substances for similar reasons that adults do. This can be because of anything from enjoyable taste to relief from physical or emotional pain, relaxation, increased confidence or fitting in socially. Most teenagers like to experiment, rebel and take risks, and alcohol or drug use might be a way for your child to express this.
Paediatric Acute Respiratory Intervention Studies (PARIS II) Nasal High Flow therapy for children with Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure – A Randomised Controlled Trial This study aims to develop a multicentre trial and to assess which children with common respiratory illnesses such as pneumonia, bronchitis and asthma benefit from using Nasal High Flow (NHF) Therapy. We [...]
Trans-nasal Humidified Rapid Insufflation Ventilatory Exchange in children requiring emergency intubation (Kids THRIVE): A randomised controlled trialChildren's Health Queensland
Trans-nasal Humidified Rapid Insufflation Ventilatory Exchange in children requiring emergency intubation (Kids THRIVE): A randomised controlled trial When a child presents to an emergency department, or is admitted to the intensive care unit because of a life-threatening condition, they may need immediate treatment to support their breathing. The transition from spontaneous breathing when a child is [...]