node teaser

Comic Relief funding announcement

5 July 2018

The Medicines for Children team is delighted to announce that WellChild, our charity partner, has won funding from Comic Relief's 

node teaser

Do I need to treat my child’s fever?

14 June 2018
  • Recent articles in the media and on television have said that it is not always necessary to give your child paracetamol or ibuprofen if they have a fever (raised temperature).
  • Children commonly get fevers, for example when they get a cold or cough, because their body is fighting the infection.
node quote
"As a parent/carer you want to be confident you’re doing it correctly with accurate information and not putting your child at risk."
Leanne Cooper

Latest tweets

NLaG Paediatrics
Great resource and advice for the parents & carers https://t.co/JGWZJFP9PN 6 hours 26 min ago
The HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccine, which protects against a group of viruses that can cause cancer, is offered… https://t.co/4q1tQEVTk8 9 hours 55 min ago
RT : 84% of parents are telling us they do not feel there is enough information for parents about continuing care. Is t… https://t.co/Phlbz0ds1X 14 hours 58 min ago
Find out more about this year’s Sailability event with . This day offers children with complex care and h… https://t.co/L714tqesqE 15 hours 16 min ago