Parenting Files

PARENTING: So your child is on the spectrum... what now?

ASD diagnoses are on the rise. But there is plenty of help out there to support families during this difficult time.


MENTAL HEALTH: 5 warning signs every parent should look out for in their teen

Today is Mental Health Day. Do you know the warning signs to watch out for with your teen?


THINGS TO DO: Healthy Sunshine Coast launched!

The award-winning Healthy Sunshine Coast program has just given residents even more reasons to improve their health and wellbeing with new programs being launched in October.

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HEALTH: 10 benefits of trampolining... beyond being fun!

We all agree that trampolining is STACKS of fun! But there are also many health benefits to getting your bounce on...


FOOD: The SECRET to healthy afternoon snacks

Kids love to eat snack food in the afternoon! But the challenge is to finding healthy options that they will eat, and give them all the nutrition they need...

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HEALTH: 5 simple ways to help your kids get through allergy season

Kids feeling sneezy? Here's some great ways to help them through allergy season.

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HOME: Protect your family and home during snake season

The weather is warming up and snake season is in full swing! Experts are warning people to look out for snakes around their home and property. Here's how to protect your family and home during snake...


LEARN TO SWIM: Raising a water baby

Learning to swim is as essential as ABC for your little ones. Here's how to ensure you raise a water baby equipped for a life by the ocean.


RECIPE: Apple Energy Balls

If you are looking for a way to get more apples into your family's diet, here's a great recipe that's simple to make and perfect for lunchboxes!

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HOME: DIY cleaning products

Spring has sprung! Here's some easy DIY cleaning products that are safe for your family and perfect for a spring clean!

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HEALTH: Cracking the nutty nutrition myths

Want the low-down on nut nutrition? We chat to dietitian Belinda Neville to bust those nutty myths...

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NEWS: New service provide real-time video-call GP consultations

Aiming to alleviate strain on Emergency departments, Telehealth innovator offers real-time GP consultations, via video call.