Q&A: Healthy Kids Check budget cuts

After seven years, the Healthy Kids Check is to be abolished as part of budget cost-saving measures.

Michael Woodhead talks to Dr Karyn Alexander, a Melbourne GP, who is conducting research for a PhD thesis, about the check's effectiveness and the impact of its demise.

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