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Conditions and illnesses

Taking precautions to beat the heat? You may not realize that your child’s prescription medications need protecting as well.

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A common ingredient in many cough and cold remedies has become a popular substance to abuse by teenagers searching for a cheap, easy high.


Conditions and illnesses

First day of school, lunch boxes, after school activities... What else do you have in mind? Here are some tips to help you throught the shool year.

Conditions and illnesses

Screen for cardiac disease before treatment

Conditions and illnesses

How to keep your family from catching this highly contagious illness

Conditions and illnesses

Keeping children safe and healthy is a main concern as we watch them cut new teeth, hit growth spurts, and struggle through adolescence into adulthood.

Conditions and illnesses

It's after 5 p.m. and your child is entering the eighth hour of a fever, accompanied by a runny nose, clammy skin and a bucket-full of tears. As a parent you are naturally concerned and decide to seek medical advice. But where do you go - the local doctor, CLSC or hospital Emergency Room?

Conditions and illnesses

Have you been neglecting your children's fitness? Experts recommend children get at least 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous physical activity on most days to maintain good health and fitness and for healthy weight during growth.

Conditions and illnesses

Our series of holiday articles will help you get the most out of the festive season with tips and advice on enjoying a safe and relaxing holiday with family and friends.

Conditions and illnesses

It’s that time of year when children gear up to be ghosts and ghouls. In addition to all the fun, Halloween can make parents feel wary — not of haunted houses, but of the potential dangers of children staying out after dark and taking candy from strangers.

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