Mary is an advanced trainee in General Paediatrics/Community and Developmental Paediatrics. Has called Townsville home for the last decade. Outside of work, she enjoys eating and Crossfit (one of 'those people'!)

Clinical features and diagnosis

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Hardimon, M. Clinical features and diagnosis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12577

Callum is a 6 year old boy who has been referred to paediatrics by his GP due to school concerns regarding his poor attention span and difficulty with learning and remembering new information. Whilst his peers in year 1 are working on their sight words, Callum is unable to recognize any sight words. He is…

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

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Hardimon, M. Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12421

Callum is a 6 year old boy who has been referred to paediatrics by his GP due to school concerns regarding his poor attention span and difficulty with learning and remembering new information. Whilst his peers in year 1 are working on their sight words, Callum is unable to recognize any sight words. He is…

The fidget spinner craze – the good, the bad and the ugly

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Hardimon, M. The fidget spinner craze – the good, the bad and the ugly, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12234

Unless you have been walking around with your eyes closed, you will have noticed fidget spinners are everywhere! If not in the hands of your little patients, then in the hands of their parents. But is the hype worth it? Whilst they are being marketed as the latest tool for helping those with ADHD and…