Many parents think baby walkers and exercise jumpers can help their child develop quicker, but in fact they do the opposite, experts warn.
Skye Quartermaine couldn't get permission from her landlord to secure a chest of drawers to a wall. Months later the drawers fell on her 21-month-old son and crushed him to death.
The debate over whether IVF clinics should publish their success rates has been pushed into the spotlight after a South Australian senator called for the information to be made public to couples trying to conceive through the procedure.
As the Trump administration is accused of undermining global breastfeeding policy, health groups are sounding the alarm on the formula industry's influence on Australian parents.
Coles begins to stock baby formula behind the counter, alongside the cigarettes and razors, to prevent tins being bought in bulk for resale at a huge mark-up on Chinese websites.
Ever seen people clear entire shelves of baby formula at your local pharmacy or supermarket? They may be Daigou — the Chinese practice of buying on behalf of someone else — and it's a simple and lucrative business.
Very fine particles of air pollution caused by burning coal or vehicle exhausts are linked to an increased risk of premature births, scientists warn.
For some men it's a tricky subject — the idea of not passing on their family name on to their child. But a range of other options are on the rise in Australia.
The message given to new parents is the higher the infant weight gain the better. Yet being a big baby and growing fast is a risk factor for childhood obesity.
There are calls for ground-breaking reproductive technology, which prevents parents from passing on a debilitating and potentially fatal genetic disease, to their children to be made legal in Australia.