It's time to challenge the taken-for-granted use of forceful holding by using creative methods to prepare children for health procedures..
You might be trying to catch up on sleep. Sleep scientists say some children need only nine hours of sleep at night, while others need as much as 11 hours. It depends on the person.
There are several problems with the recently released guidelines for diagnosing autism. But the fundamental issue is that we're striving for diagnosis first, and help later.
More than 80% of Australian paediatricians believe mandatory detention of asylum seeker children constitutes child abuse…