Diggers Rest Medical Centre provides a range of support services for children and their parents/carers to give every child the best possible start in life. Services can include:

  • Health assessments
  • Growth and development checks
  • Early feeding support
  • Nutritional information and ongoing infant/child feeding support
  • Immunisation information and Immunisation

Childhood illnesses

Being sick is a part of childhood, and caring for a sick child is part and parcel of being a parent. However, you may worry about a rash or a cough that seems to be getting worse. Many of the diseases listed below are spread easily between family members, at day-care centres and at schools. Some of them are preventable with immunisation.

  • Chickenpox
  • Coughs, colds and ear infections
  • Coup
  • Diarrhoea and Vomiting
  • Fever
  • Food Allergies
  • Measles
  • Rubella
  • Whooping Cough

Please feel free to come in to consult with your doctor.

children with parents