Maladies et problèmes de santé

Conditions and illnesses

When we think of people who suffer from anxiety we tend to envision adults who are excessively worried about money, work, or a relationship. But anxiety isn’t the purview of adulthood. Kids suffer too.

Conditions and illnesses

To mark Daffodil Month and to raise awareness among the community about this disease that touches so many children, we’ve prepared this dossier with articles, stories and resources to help parents help their children cope with the disease.

Conditions and illnesses

Screen for cardiac disease before treatment

Conditions and illnesses

For children with asthma, the cold and flu season can be especially difficult, since both colds and the flu can make asthma symptoms worse.

Conditions and illnesses

Avian Flu, what you should know.

Conditions and illnesses

Watch for infants who cross the line to GERD

Conditions and illnesses

Children should skip this part of beach vacations

Conditions and illnesses

Newly recognized category of eating disorder gives doctors tools to diagnose children who have a different motivation to limit food intake

Conditions and illnesses

How to Facilitate Bilingual Language Development

Trauma

The common black-and-blue mark linked with any bruise is very evident when it surrounds the eye. The dark-purplish circle, commonly called a black eye, is an internal bleeding injury and will last a little more than a week. The colour you see is caused by tiny blood vessels under the skin breaking and bleeding. As the injury heals, the body absorbs the blood. Here are a few tips on how to treat this type of injury.

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