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Comprehensive School Health

Health and education go hand-in-hand. Research shows that healthy students are better learners, and better-educated individuals are healthier1.


Building in Family Time

Published: 04/15/2014 by Dayna Mazzuca in Health & Wellness

Building in Family Time

Parental supervision is all the rage these days. On radio, online and in print, experts worried about bullying, children texting sexual content, getting poor test marks, gun violence and teen date abuse say the same thing: parental supervision goes a


Does My Child Have a Learning Disability?

Published: 12/15/2013 by Kimberly Eckert in Health & Wellness

Does My Child Have a Learning Disability?

This article is aimed at understanding the nature of learning challenges, reduce anxiety surrounding them and empower parents to take steps in understanding their child’s mind so they can reach their potential in school this year.


Sensory Processing Disorder: ‘New’ Disorder Gives Struggling Parents Hope

Is your child especially sensitive to the tags on his clothing? Does your son have poor motor skills, including poor handwriting? Do bright lights irritate your daughter to the point that she cannot focus on anything else


On Guard! Protective Athletic Eyewear

Published: 08/15/2014 by Dr. Aaron Patel in Health & Wellness

On Guard! Protective Athletic Eyewear

Extracurricular activities are a great way to get your child excited about the fall. Whether they’re entering preschool or high school, there is no end to the list of fun-filled activities in which they can get involved. Each year as you and your chi


Speech Therapists Bring Tools To Alberta Classrooms

Published: 12/29/2014 by Greg Harris, Alberta Health Services in Health & Wellness

Speech Therapists Bring Tools To Alberta Classrooms

Talking and listening – milestones from ages 5-12.


When Anxiety Keeps Knocking: Types of Anxiety

When a child is referred to a psychologist because of anxiety, parents and the child themselves may be asked to complete one or more checklists. These checklists include a broad number of symptoms of behaviors that present themselves when a child i


Real Play; Real Learning

Published: 06/14/2016 by Willemien Kruger in Health & Wellness

Here in South Africa we cannot imagine a lifestyle where children are not outdoors most of the time. Some of my friends who come from other countries have told me how it took them a long time to get into the mindset that the “place for children to pl


There Is No “Sugar High”, The Health & Science Behind the Glycemic Index

Published: 03/15/2016 by Tristin Brisbois, PhD Canadian Sugar Institute in Health & Wellness

There Is No “Sugar High”, The Health & Science Behind the Glycemic Index

It t seems everywhere you look there is a new “diet” book or article telling us what not to eat. Low carbohydrate diets claim to be the secret to weight loss. In fact, carbohydrates (starches and sugars) are our most important source of energy and He


Back to Basics: Terrarium Gardening with Kids

Published: 04/28/2015 by Poppy Innovations in Health & Wellness

Back to Basics: Terrarium Gardening with Kids

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need a huge back yard to grow edible plants. In fact, you can grow them in something as small as an empty soda bottle.

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