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Conditions and illnesses

Where do I have to go to ask for my child's medical records? Can my teen ask for it? What information do we need to provide when we do the request?

Conditions and illnesses

The pediatrist said that you child has Undescended Testicle? What does he mean?

Conditions and illnesses
When your child isn’t well, it’s completely natural to look for solutions, answers and reassurance promptly. The Internet is often the go-to destination for finding that info.
Conditions and illnesses

The Canadian Cancer Society designates September as Childhood Cancer Awareness month, a time to educate the public about pediatric cancers.

Conditions and illnesses
What can I do to ensure she stops visiting them and that she is not taking the content of these sites as fact?
Conditions and illnesses
When the time comes to talk about a child’s vaccination schedule, many parents have questions about the risks associated with immunization. Some people worry that vaccines can cause health problems, or are sceptical about the benefits vaccination can bring to their child’s health.
Conditions and illnesses

The good, the bad and the ugly of social networking

Conditions and illnesses
Most kids, at one time or another in their childhood or adolescence, will need to take prescription medication to help treat symptoms of a condition or illness. As a parent, you’re the one who has to make sure that—as the old song goes—“the medicine goes down.”
Conditions and illnesses

Anne Bossy, nurse from the Insulin Pump Centre, gives you her advice.

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