14 episodes

This series looks at common myths and misconceptions around raising a healthy family. Google has become our go-to for all the questions of daily life, but wading through forums for answers can be a real pain. To help sort fact from fiction is host Sarah Hunstead from CPR Kids. She's a paediatric emergency nurse, author and passionate advocate for child safety and children's health issues. 


Host and research: Sarah Hunstead 
Producer: Chloe MacKenzie 
Executive Producer: Tim Ritchie

Ain't That The Truth Ain't That The Truth

    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0 • 15 Ratings

This series looks at common myths and misconceptions around raising a healthy family. Google has become our go-to for all the questions of daily life, but wading through forums for answers can be a real pain. To help sort fact from fiction is host Sarah Hunstead from CPR Kids. She's a paediatric emergency nurse, author and passionate advocate for child safety and children's health issues. 


Host and research: Sarah Hunstead 
Producer: Chloe MacKenzie 
Executive Producer: Tim Ritchie

    Does Sugar Make Kids Hyper?

    Does Sugar Make Kids Hyper?

    Of course!

    We've all seen it, but could we have been wrong? How can that be?

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    • 5 min
    What's The Best Way To Deal With Head Lice?

    What's The Best Way To Deal With Head Lice?

    I know, you're scratching your head already, but they are a fact of life, so let's get prepared. 

     

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    • 6 min
    How Should You Treat A Child With A Fever?

    How Should You Treat A Child With A Fever?

    Do all fevers need to be treated and what's the correct way to tackle them?

     

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    • 6 min
    The Do's And Don't's Of Eating Leftovers

    The Do's And Don't's Of Eating Leftovers

    Re-serving last night's dinner is a great way to save time and money, but do you know how to do it safely?

    What can you keep and for how long? And what should you throw away?

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    • 5 min
    What Are The Best Ways To Treat A Coughing Child?

    What Are The Best Ways To Treat A Coughing Child?

    Easy, right? Just go to the pharmacy and grab an age-appropriate cough mixture.

    You might be surprised by the real answer.

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    • 5 min
    How Do I Treat A Burn? (Hint: It's Not With Ice!)

    How Do I Treat A Burn? (Hint: It's Not With Ice!)

    What about butter, vinegar, cold meat, bleach or alcohol?

    There's only one correct treatment for a burn, and one way to do it!

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    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Louise Wagner ,

Facts all in one place

What a great resource for parents to sort out the facts from the fiction that is so prevalent in information for parents. Thanks for doing the hard work for us!

Claire de Medici ,

Claire de Medici

It's so nice to hear intelligent, expert advice delivered in such a calm, approachable way that real people can understand and benefit from. I look forward to hearing more.

Amber Barker ,

Caring for my two greatest achievements

Brilliant!! As a mother of two small, eating, sleeping, growing, learning, snotty, beautiful children... this is gold! Reassurance I’m doing the right thing (most of the time) and if not, Sarah confidently sets me on the right path. Thank you!

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