Having an ill child can be a very scary experience for parents. If you understand more about the illness it can help you to feel more in control. This booklet is for parents (and older children) and deals with common infections in children who are normally healthy.
Download the booklet
There is a good guide on the NHS website which describes various conditions affecting children. There is advice on how to diagnose them, how to treat them and if further advice should be consulted.
NHS childhood illness slideshow
The Wessex Healthier Together website also has a lot of health information for parents and young people
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Breastfeeding support and guidance
Where can I get help with breastfeeding?
Spotting the signs of sepsis