Anne Bossy, nurse from the Insulin Pump Centre, gives you her advice.
From newborns up, assess sight at every well-child visit
Fever is common in children but is not necessarily harmful, nor is it always evidence of a serious illness. Fever is a sign that the body’s inflammatory response has been turned on.
In North America, approximately 5% of children and 1-2% of adults have allergies to food.
Your child needs to have an operation? You have plenty of questions about how he will be put to sleep? Here are some answers that could help you.
The books are bought; the shoes are shined; and the lunches are packed - your children are ready for school. Or are they? When was the last time their vision and hearing was checked?
Taking precautions to beat the heat? You may not realize that your child’s prescription medications need protecting as well.
The impact of a cancer diagnosis can reach far beyond the patient. It has a ripple effect on all family members – from the oldest to the youngest.