Related information Watch back our winter illnesses expert Q&AGetting your disabled child vaccinated against flu is the single best thing you can do to protect them from getting very unwell, including from Group Strep A infection. That’s according to a leading children’s respiratory doctor who led our Dr Martin Samuels, a consultant respiratory paediatrician at Great Ormond Street Hospital, urged parents to get […] Infections and vaccinesChildren with certain health conditions can be more susceptible to common seasonal viral and bacterial infections. This means that if they get an infection, their body struggles to fight off the illness. In this section, we have advice on protecting your child from some of the most common seasonal infections. Alongside this, we have information […] Common concernsWhat to do if your child isn’t meeting certain milestones, and advice on common issues like sleep, feeding and eating, and toilet training.