Since our foundation, we at RCPCH have embraced a commitment, beyond our work in the UK, to improving child health in the world's poorest countries. We train, mentor and advise on a wide range of medical issues which affect infant and child care services worldwide. Take a look at what we do, watch v...
Key messages and actions from three indicators on child mortality: infants (under one year); children (one to 9 years); young people (10 to 19 years).
This looks at smoking and pregnancy, breastfeeding and immunisation.
This chapter looks at some common conditions among children and young people.
One in seven babies born in the UK will spend at least a few days in hospital in a neonatal unit which specialises in looking after babies who are born early, with a low weight or who have a medical condition that requires specialised treatment.