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?
Of course! We've all seen it, but could we have been wrong? How can that be?
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.
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?
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?
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.
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!
Customer ReviewsSee All
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
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.
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!