Not Vaccinated? Government Introduces No Jab No Play in 2019. Have Your Say.

S.A. Confirmed to Introduce No Jab No Play Policy in 2019
Children who aren't vaccinated will be banned from attending kindergarten, childcare and preschool in South Australia, with the Government giving the green light to a ‘no jab, no play’ proposal. This follows moves by both Victoria and NSW to implement the policy this year. Up until today, the No Jab No Play Policy has been under consideration by the government....

Personal Trainers Share: 8 Top Tips For Exercising Safely During Pregnancy

Top Tips For Exercising Safely During Pregnancy
Let me be honest here. During the last few months of my first two pregnancies, the only ‘fitness’ I was into was how to ‘fitness’ a Magnum Ego into my mouth! After having my twins, I was unhealthy, tired and unhappy. I decided to make some changes. Confession: I joined a gym in order to have some ‘me’ time and found...

Doctors Find 27 Contact Lenses Hidden in Woman’s Eye

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It's news that is sure to send contact lens wearers into a squinting, squirming frenzy. The discovery of TWENTY SEVEN individual contact lens, merrily camping out in the eye of a 67 year old UK woman has left Ophthalmologists (and anyone who has ever worn lenses) in shock. In a short write up, published in the British Medical Journal, Ophthalmologists Rupal...

Health Warning: Measles Confirmed in Sydney + List of Sites of Potential Exposure

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NSW Health has confirmed that a tourist visiting Sydney has been diagnosed with measles.  Measles is a highly contagious disease. This is the first case of the illness in NSW since an outbreak in April was caused by a traveller who contracted it in Bali. The sick tourist visited multiple locations in Sydney. Given the highly contagious nature of the disease...

APPLY TO REVIEW: Prevent Nappy Rash with Fast Acting, Natural Covitol Cream

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Nappy rash can make your whole home miserable. From a sad little one with a sore behind to a mum desperate for a miracle cure, it can be such a trying time. Here at Mum Central, we’re always on the lookout for new products. Even better if they can solve real problems for everyday mums. That’s why we’re pleased to be...

Health Warning: Adelaide Man Dies After Contracting Meningococcal B + Know the Facts

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The South Australian Health Department has confirmed a 53-year-old man has died after contracting invasive meningococcal disease. Multiple people who have been in contact with the Adelaide man have been identified. They were directed to receive clearance antibiotics. The deadly strain was the Serogroup B. This case highlights that whilst the disease is most prevalent in children, adults are also susceptible. SA Health...

4 Year Old Boy Contracts Meningococcal B Strain and Hospitalised. Know the Signs.

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The South Australian Health Department has confirmed an invasive meningococcal B strain has seen a 4-year old boy hospitalised. The boy is from metropolitan Adelaide and reported to be in a serious condition.  SA Health has identified several people who have had contact with the boy and they are currently taking clearance antibiotics. This is the 15th case of invasive meningococcal...

Prepare to Itch: Smartphones Linked To Dramatic Rise In Head Lice Cases

Smartphones Linked To Dramatic Rise In Head Lice Cases
There are few things in life as gut churning for parents as the words ‘head lice outbreak.’ Just thinking about the shifty little buggers sneaking onto scalps and merrily colonising them with a couple of hundred of their best pals is enough to give you a case of the itches. It makes sense that parents spend a hell of a lot...

11 Tips to Help Ease the Winter Colds and Flu with Babies and Children

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As the temperature drops and the winter colds and flu season sets in, these practical tips and tricks will help to ease the symptoms of colds in sick and miserable children. Fact. There’s nobody more desperate than a mum whose little one is suffering a long and lingering cold. With the limitations on medicines a small child can be...

5 Ways to Love the Life You’ve Got: Gratitude Breeds Happiness Mumma

5 Ways to Love the Life You've Got
There’s something I’ve noticed as I look around lately, and it’s really bothering me. So many people seem to be struggling to keep up with demands of life that we seem to have lost our happy. We are all so busy looking over our shoulders (ok Facebook, we’re looking at Facebook) to see what everybody else is up to, we’ve forgotten...

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