Families and Children
Impress your family with interactive storytelling tips.
One-in-five Canadian children suffers from a mental illness severe enough to impair their ability to function. Access the right services and resources with these tips.
Bringing communities together through youth soccer
Increasing car safety for children with a booster seat.
You’re never too young to visit the optometrist. Prioritizing eye health and routine eye examinations for children.
Developing a love of learning for children before they can actually read.
Many families are already looking forward to their summer plans, but for parents with a child who wets the bed, the change of routine can also bring anxiety.
Most kids are drawn to trains but when it comes to teaching children about safety around railway tracks, there is more work to do.
When a child has a cold, moms and doctors agree that plenty of rest is often the best medicine. However, a stuffy nose often prevents children from getting the sleep they need.
Simple ways to increase the activity level of your preschooler.
Summer sleep-away camps can be stressful for children with common medical conditions such as uncontrolled bedwetting but this does not need to be the case.
Whether it’s mild, moderate or severe, all levels of asthma need to be taken seriously. Children are constantly exposed to triggers and can catch infections that may cause serious respiratory symptoms, which is why asthma needs to be managed on a daily basis.
New research shows that infant skin is even more sensitive than previously thought; it absorbs and loses moisture at a much quicker rate than adult skin. Keep your baby’s skin well moisturized to protect against clinical dryness.
Keep your kids safe around railroad tracks.
Folic acid has been shown to reduce birth defects but a lot of women are confused about how much is needed and when they should begin taking supplements.
The birth of a new baby is a much-anticipated event but this life-changing experience can often lead to postpartum depression or a postpartum mood disorder in many women. New moms need to know that postpartum mood disorders are common and there’s help for them.