Latest Murdoch Children’s Research Institute News

More children suffer head injuries playing recreational sport than team sport
Global study investigates cause of stuttering
Psychology Seminar Snapshot
IV antibiotics at home is safe for kids and cheaper for families and hospitals, study finds
Study examining how flu impacts children’s immune systems seeks participants
Reaching Critical Mass to End Scabies
Researchers study new method of assessing severity of children’s brain injuries
Less focus on plate size and more on reducing quantity and variety of food key to getting children to snack…
Newborn saliva swabs test viability of screening for virus linked to baby hearing loss
CheckPoint study shows Aussie families get enough rest, but don’t always sleep soundly
Snapshot of 11 to 12 year olds to help experts determine what’s needed to keep Australians healthy
Snapshot looks at health as a family affair
Children are not destined to inherit their parents’ weight problems
Children’s snacking habits mirror their parents’
Size does matter … when it comes to telomeres
Aussie pre-teens spend most of their day sitting still, study shows