Your Child’s Health

When your child is unwell it’s easy to panic. Blocked up noses, coughs, colds, diarrhoea and vomiting can lead to sleepless nights for both children and their parents but in most cases it’s nothing to worry about.

Dr Simon Bowers is a local GP who’s been treating children at his practice for many years. As a father of two, Simon knows exactly how stressful it can be when your child isn’t feeling well.

In the films below Simon provides practical advice on how treat a range of common childhood illnesses, and which local services are available to help.