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Tips to help keep your child active

Janice Biehn, editor of ParentsCanada magazine, talks about some tips to get your child to stay active.

Tips to get your child to eat more vegetables

Janice Biehn, editor of ParentsCanada magazine, talks about tips to get your child to eat more vegetables.

Head Lice 101: Head Lice Removal and Prevention Tips

ParentsCanada was pleased to partner with Lice Squad.com on an educational video to help stop the stigma associated with head lice and to stop the over use and abuse pf pesticides on children, families and the environment.  The video helps parents learn the Facts of Lice and shows natural treatment as well as prevention options to keep you and your family lice free.

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Dealing with a preschooler’s nervous tics

You may be concerned, but tics are actually quite common.

The options for flu vaccines: nasal spray or needle

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.

Expert Advice: Can yoga relieve a child’s stress?

I've heard a lot of people say yoga is a good way for kids to relieve stress. Does it really work?

Expert Advice: Is my overweight child at risk of type 1 diabetes?

I'm worried that he might get type 1 diabetes. How can I prevent it?

Find relief for your child’s itchy, scratchy, dry skin

Find out what causes your child’s skin to become dry and itchy and what you can do to help.

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Yoga for preschoolers

Yoga has many benefits, even for little ones.

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