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Updates to pre-operation screening processes from 12 September 2022
The Women's and Children's Hospital is located on the traditional lands for the Kaurna people, and we respect their spiritual relationship with their Country. We also acknowledge that the Kaurna people are the custodians of the Adelaide region, and that their cultural and heritage beliefs are still as important to the living Kaurna people today.

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Reconciliation Week 2022 feature
24 May 2022
The National Reconciliation Week 2022 theme, “Be Brave. Make Change.” is a challenge to all Australians — individuals, families, communities, organisations and government—to Be Brave and tackle the unfinished business of reconciliation.
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Int midwives day 2022 news feature
5 May 2022
To celebrate the International Day of the Midwife, we introduce you to Steph who has been a midwife for 15 years and works at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital.
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Cedar Health Service launch feature
29 Apr. 2022
The Women’s and Children’s Health Network (WCHN) has strengthened its response to domestic and family violence with the launch of Cedar Health Service: Inclusive Domestic and Family Violence Healthcare.
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News item – Eden House 1
15 Mar. 2022
Not all families have supports around them where COVID positive children can go if the grown-ups in their lives are also unwell with a COVID-19 related illness.
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Cystic fibrosis in home care news
11 Mar. 2022
The Women’s and Children’s Hospital has expanded its model of care for children with Cystic Fibrosis, ensuring greater accessibility for in-home services that help mitigate risks of COVID-19.
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Abigail story
7 Mar. 2022
Epilepsy is a relatively common disorder which takes the form of recurring seizures. A seizure occurs when there is a sudden, uncontrolled, surge in the normal electrical activity in all or part of the brain.
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