Health & nutrition
Madiee Merrick has been waiting more than a year in the UK for surgery that will save her life.
Attention is turning to preschoolers in the effort to combat childhood obesity.
One minute Miss K was complaining about a sore stomach, the next she was lying in hospital with doctors talking about surgery.
When Miss K got her new glasses it opened up a new world of sight to her - but it hasn't been a totally smooth transition.
Danielle Phillips is the parent of a child with cancer in the age of social media. She's chosen to share her child's journey online.
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No further NZ cancer treatment available for smart, chatty, cheeky three-year-old.
Any child's birthday is a big deal, but Inara's third is especially significant. Finally, she can eat the cake.
From the moment Miss K put on her glasses she's been able to see the world around her in much greater detail.
Four-year-old Cody's allergy to lamb, potato, eggs and dairy means the Simpson family have to do things differently.
Michelle and Tim Nagle didn't expect the response the got when they posted a video of their four-year-old taking her first steps.
Should you force your child to finish everything on their plate if they are a fussy eater? Is it worth the fight?
Miss K's recent pre-school check-up at the health clinic was going swimmingly - until the eye test.
Suddenly my son's lack of interest in colour made sense. He loved drawing and creating, but adding colour to anything was lost on him.
Violet is in kindergarten and already people, even complete strangers, are judging her food choices
For one day of the year these window washers transform into superheroes to brighten up the lives of sick kids.
Radical surgery to remove part of Milan Ellis's brain could have left her blind or paralysed.
At least 70 fall ill after a "faecal incident" on a playground slide sparks a norovirus outbreak.
Toby Dale is a mini version of his 3-year-old identical twin brother Finn.
Mac and cheese and Marmite sandwiches don't cut it at many childcare centres these days - think quinoa, wild rice and pulled pork instead.
Give-away toys and cartoon characters on junk food should be banned, scientists say.
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