News: Water safety, iron in pregnancy and supporting kids with disabilities

How can YOU help enhance water safety skills among all Aussie kids? How can parents of children with a disability access free parenting support? Why should more pregnant women by screened for iron deficiency? Which new therapy reduces premature babies’ chances of developing cerebral palsy? And how does a parent's view of 'risky' behaviour impact the amount of physical activity their child engages in?

Driving to Uluru (well not all the way, obviously)

But if, like me, you’re a bit too soft for that, there is another way to experience the outback in all its heart-stopping majesty and that’s by taking a short cut – flying into Alice Springs, renting a 4WD and taking the back road to Uluru, via the unsealed Mereenie Loop Road.