Conditions and illnesses
MCH Developmental Pediatrician addresses breast ‘addiction’ in toddlers
Ensuring a mother’s proper nutrition while breastfeeding is essential to making sure her baby gets the best nourishment possible. However, many breastfeeding moms worry that what they eat or drink can pass into their breast milk and harm their child. There are many myths, misconceptions and a lot of downright misinformation about this topic, so it’s important to get the facts.
Breast milk is the best food source for newborn babies. Some mothers have questions about whether to breastfeed or to formula feed their babies. The Obstetrics and Gynecology specialists of the Royal Victoria Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) can provide information to new mothers and help them make the best choice for their families.
Bronchiolitis is a common illness in young children most often caused by various viruses.
Whether it happens in the schoolyard or online, bullying can be devastating for a child and for parents struggling to help stop it.
Some parents, caregivers and even teachers might think that exposing a child to several languages at a young age can confuse them and delay their learning of another language
Your child is scheduled to undergo a cardiac catheterization (heart cath) in the near future. Although your cardiologist has explained the benefits and risks of this procedure to you, you probably still have some questions.
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