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9 ways to improve your waiting room experience

I'm in the ER, but where's George Clooney? One parent gives helpful (and funny) tips to surviving the waiting room.

Lice Happens. Here’s How To Treat It

You need to share at school, and, unfortunately, that can mean pesky lice. Here's how to combat an outbreak.

How Should I Start The Puberty Conversation?

The whole “we need to talk about your changing body” talk isn’t necessarily easy (or comfortable, or pleasant) for parents. (Us included.) Don’t worry— we asked a paediatrician for some help.

6 ways an air purifier can help you live your best life

You probably know the basics about what an air purifier can do, but here are some things you maybe haven’t considered. It might just improve quality of life for you and your family.

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Raising body-positive kids (in a not-so-body-positive world)

We spoke to four experts about how to best help kids learn to love themselves. (And if you could use a confidence boost, take a cue from these parents.)

Growing pains 101: 5 fast facts

From a vague ache to the potential for serious discomfort, growing pains come in all shapes and sizes. It’s hard to see your child suffering, especially when there’s no physical booboo to cover with a superhero bandage, but here are five quick facts to help you ease their worries (and your own!).

When is a healthy time to eat dinner?

Family meals are indeed key for good health, both physical and mental. After all, it is an opportunity for sharing the day’s events. The timing, though, may be a problem.

When should I take my child to the eye doctor?

The world is a wondrous place—a rainbow of colours and a myriad of shapes, with new faces and places at every turn. Most of us assume our kids are seeing the world perfectly. But how can we tell for sure?

We tried it: Best bandaids for all booboos

Summer’s coming, so now’s the time to top up your plaster stash. With our picks, you’ll be ready for everything from blisters to skinned knees.

Formula Feeding Mommas: The Game Changer

Breast-feeding to formula feeding, cloth diapers to disposables – the possibilities are endless.  I promise not to bore you with endless statistics and facts, just a simple read at how Nursery Water is the “Game Changer” in my crazy-formula-feeding, two-under-two world!

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