Executive Committee as of 2019 Annual General Meeting

Following the Annual General Meeting held on Sunday 28th July, the 2019 RISA Executive Committee is confirmed: President – Hayley Sandford Vice-president – Carla Cram Secretary –  Bronwyn Peters Treasurer – Danielle Fisher   Management Committee: Crystal West,...

Raechel and Lizzie’s story

One of our admin members, and RISA librarian, Raechel McLucas, shares her reflux journey. My name is Raechel. I’m now a mum of 3 primary school aged children, work 2 days a week as a research officer at Autism Queensland, and I’ve just started a research Masters...

Baby won’t eat – Is reflux the cause?

Guest post by Rowena Bennett I feel for babies who suffer from ‘acid reflux’. Pain associated with untreated acid reflux can cause babies to display long periods of inconsolable crying, wakefulness leading to sleep deprivation, and distressed and avoidant feeding...

Claire and Henry’s story

One of our admin members, Claire Wigley, shares her reflux journey. Tell us a bit about you and your family I’m a first time mum to twin boys born at 32 weeks. They’re 20 months corrected now, and getting cheekier by the day. My partner Ed is in the Navy. I’m...

Infant Mental Health Risk For Extremely Unsettled Babies

The National President of the Reflux Infant’s Support Association, Carla Cram, today agreed with the recent report released by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Dr Fallon Cook in relation to the mental health of children who had been previously...