A new survey of more than 1,500 ParentsCanada readers shows that almost three-quarters consider themselves role models for healthy living for their children. But many face challenges such as cost and lack of time when it comes to being active, eating well and managing a healthy lifestyle.
If your child begins to show symptoms of being seriously under the weather, the following details will be helpful if you have to go to the hospital.
A hospital stay when your child is sick or injured can be a challenging time. With preparation and patience, you will hopefully get through this tough period on to happier days.
Not so funny when dry skin becomes a pain.
Want to get the most out of your check-ups? A doctor shares some insider tips.
Janice Biehn, editor of ParentsCanada magazine, talks about some tips to get your child to stay active.
Janice Biehn, editor of ParentsCanada magazine, talks about tips to get your child to eat more vegetables.
You may be concerned, but tics are actually quite common.
I regularly get the flu shot and I vaccinate my children too. But every so often, I question these decisions, particularly when I come across words that are new to me, like “live attenuated vaccine” or a new vaccine delivery type, such as nasal mist instead of the usual needle. This happened to me this week while deciding whether to get the annual flu shot or not.