Getting Rid of Headlice NaturallyChildren's HealthGeneral HealthNatural Health
January 28, 2022

Getting Rid of Headlice Naturally

There’s nothing like the mention of headlice to make your scalp suddenly feel itchy. These irritating little creatures are the worst enemies for parents and carers of young children. They…
Children's HealthGeneral Health
January 11, 2022

Preventing Swimmer’s Ear This Summer

What is swimmer’s ear? Swimmer’s ear, also called tropical ear or otitis externa, is an infection in the outer ear canal normally caused by excess moisture in the canal. Swimmer’s…
calanna blog - child gut healthChildren's HealthGut Health
June 22, 2021

7 Reasons why Gut Health in Children is Important

Gut health seems to be the latest fad trend in wellness. But it is also a rapidly growing field in medical research. Supporting gut health should be focussed around good…
calanna_whole_health_pharmacy_treating_a_baby_coldChildren's Health
March 19, 2021

How to Treat Baby’s Cold

Colds are contagious infections of the upper airways most often caused by a virus. Colds are very common in young children, with most suffering around 10 colds in their first two years…
calanna_whole_health_pharmacy_child_painChildren's Health
March 19, 2021

Understanding Child Pain

Physical pain is an unpleasant feeling that comes with actual or potential physical injury, damage or disease. Children are sometimes too young, too sick or too afraid to say how much pain they…
calanna_whole_health_pharmacy_food_allergy_causes_and_treatmentsChildren's HealthGeneral Health
March 19, 2021

Food Allergy Causes and Treatments

A food allergy is an allergic response to particular foods or food additives. Eating or drinking an allergenic substance is the common cause of allergic reaction. In some highly sensitive people…
calanna_whole_health_pharmacy_asthma_causes_treatments_symptomsChildren's HealthGeneral Health
March 19, 2021

Asthma Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Asthma is a condition that causes sensitivity of the airways in the lungs. When exposed to certain triggers these airways narrow, making it hard to breathe. When a person with asthma comes…
calanna-whole-health-pharmacy-bedwetting-causes-treatments-and-tipsChildren's HealthGeneral Health
February 19, 2021

Bedwetting: everything parent’s need to know from causes to treatments

Bedwetting is one of those unspoken trials most families endure but don’t talk about. But it’s a conversation we should be having - because it is totally normal! Almost a…
calanna-whole-health-pharmacy-back-to-school-health-conditions-to-look-out-forChildren's HealthGeneral Health
February 19, 2021

Top 5 back to school conditions to look out for

Here we are again at the start of a new school year. For some it is the first year of school for others it is the last. But every year…
calanna-whole-health-pharmacy-tips-to-staying-healthy-in-summerChildren's HealthGeneral Health
February 19, 2021

6 tips to stay healthy this summer

We are well and truly into Summer so here are some top tips from our Wholehealth team to get you through this scorching time of year! Stay hydrated Water is…
calanna-whole-health-pharmacy-top-things-mums-come-into-the-pharmacy-forChildren's HealthGeneral Health
February 19, 2021

Top 10 things Mum’s ask Pharmacists about

As mothers we can put a lot of pressure on ourselves to be perfect – to know everything there is to know about parenting, children's health and development because we…
calanna-whole-health-pharmacy-tips-for-preventing-head-liceChildren's HealthGeneral Health
February 19, 2021

Mario’s top 7 tips on head lice

Do you know how to prevent and treat lice if they end up in your home this year? Interesting facts Head Lice CANNOT live or breed on animals, clothes, toys,…
calanna-whole-health-pharmacy-most-common-skin-allergies-symptoms-and-treatmentsChildren's HealthGeneral Health
February 19, 2021

3 common skin allergies, symptoms and treatments

There are many factors that can cause skin irritations and allergies. Some of the factors include heat, immune system disorders, medication and infections. We’ll be looking at the symptoms and…
calanna-whole-health-pharmacy-first-aid-kitChildren's HealthGeneral Health
December 4, 2020

Why every home in North Queensland needs a first aid kit

From a minor ailment to a more serious injury, a first aid kit is a must in every home. Owning a first aid kit in North Queensland is convenient for…