Melissa Davey Like many in childcare, Nathanael Cachia contracted hand, foot and mouth disease when he was 16 months old.
Melissa Davey Unvaccinated children will be banned from childcare facilities, and centres who do enrol them will face fines, after changes to the Public Health Act passed through cabinet Monday night.
Melissa Davey Health Doctors fear children and elderly patients with eye disorders will suffer if the only eye therapist training program in NSW is discontinued next year, exacerbating a national shortage.
Melissa Davey Margaret Kimpton, 73, who was taken to Liverpool Hospital on Wednesday after mistaking superglue for eye drops, is one of hundreds in NSW who have made the same mistake.
Melissa Davey It only took two ''idiots'' to ruin an 18th birthday for about 90 partygoers celebrating at an Erskineville home on Friday night.
Melissa Davey It was a beautiful Sydney Saturday morning and young friends were ''joking around in the surf reminiscing''.
Melissa Davey Elizabeth ''Betty'' Dixon was found stabbed to death in her car in bushland more than 30 years ago but her purse and its contents have never been found.
Melissa Davey A WOMAN was forced to give birth alone at a major Sydney hospital, at one stage taking painkillers from her own handbag.
Melissa Davey PUNISHING hotels and clubs for the drunken behaviour of patrons by introducing mandatory closing hours would be unfair, says the Australian Hotels Association, responding to a study that high-risk...
Melissa Davey THOUSANDS of victims of genital mutilation live in NSW and experts say doctors are untrained in how to treat them, with many suffering from childbirth complications as a result of their condition.
Melissa Davey PARENTS are willing to buy alcohol for children as young as 14 even though they know it is illegal to do so, according to a new survey, but older brothers and sisters are most guilty of providing...
Melissa Davey THE treatment endured by serious burns patients is a long and lonely process, with frequent physiotherapy and the nature of the injuries meaning it is also incredibly painful.
Melissa Davey THE parents of Jake Flannery, the central coast teenager who was electrocuted while walking down a tourist strip in Bali where he had gone for a schoolies trip, have described how they were ''worried...
Tim Barlass, Melissa Davey and Gareth Hutchens THE bomb hoax victim Madeleine Pulver has been spared another ordeal during her HSC exams after her alleged tormentor chose not to apply for bail during a court hearing in Sydney yesterday.
Anne Davies, Melissa Davey THE Sydney Fish Market will now move to plan B: modest repairs such as fixing the drainage and patching potholes in the car park, instead of embarking on the $40 million refurbishment vetoed by the...
Melissa Davey, Nick Ralston HOMICIDE detectives had no choice but to allow an orphaned schoolgirl to live with her uncle for about 15 months after they believed he had killed her family.
Melissa Davey HE PROMISED to look after her forever.
Melissa Davey TWO rock fishermen drowned at Mosman yesterday after one of them was washed into the water by a wave and the second man jumped in to rescue him.
Melissa Davey The secretary of the NSW Treasury, Michael Schur, is the latest casualty of the change of government.
Melissa Davey MISERABLE long weekend weather did not stop families from getting out and making the most of the public holidays.