Child and youth health

Managing childhood allergies

WEBINAR ARCHIVE: Managing childhood allergies with Annaliesse Blincoe.

Adolescent HEADDSSS - a cultural perspective on what’s new with GenZ

WEBINAR Archive: Dr Aniva Lawrence discusses adolescent health including how to adapt your screening particularly for Māori and Pacific youth.

Webinar: Conversations with parents about unhealthy weight in a child

Tuesday 31 October 2017, 7.30-8.45pm. Join Dr Christine McIntosh, Susan Reid and Hayden McRobbie used case studies to discuss childhood obesity, and how to address the issue of talking with parents/caregivers about an overweight child.

Topical corticosteroids may be a safe alternative to treat phimosis in boys

Phimosis, where the foreskin cannot be fully drawn back over the penis is normal at birth and often self-corrects without needing treatment during the first four years of life; only 10% of three-year-old boys have phimosis (congenital phimosis).

Children's Teeth

Dr Katie Bach talks about children's teeth and why you need to get involved in their dental health. Katie currently works as a paediatric dental consultant at both Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Hospital as well as working privately at Kidz-Teeth in Auckland.

 

Sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI)

PODCAST: Dr Christine McIntosh talks about sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI).

Snoring in children

Snoring occurs in approximately one third of children. About 10% of these children snore every night. Uncomplicated snoring is at one end of the spectrum of what is termed ‘sleep-disordered breathing’ (SDB) and severe obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is at the other end. It is estimated that OSA affects approximately 3-5% of normal children.

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