Antibiotics and children: When and how to use them

While antibiotics have saved millions of lives, it’s important to tread with caution when it comes to giving your child antibiotics.

Childhood anaemia: What you need to know

Anaemia can make your child feel cranky, tired, or weak. Children may have additional symptoms including shortness of breath and headaches.

Help: My child pulls her hair out!

While trichotillomania can present itself in any age range, studies show that its peak onset happens between the ages of nine and 13.

Chickenpox: What’s that spot my kid’s got?

Chickenpox is very infectious and occurs worldwide as a childhood disease that lasts for five to seven days.

Is it safe for kids and teens to exercise with weights?

If you’re wondering whether it’s safe for your child to lift weights, the answer is yes – as long as it’s done properly.

How to handle your child’s toilet accidents

With encouragement, lifestyle changes and, in some cases, medical care, most children can overcome daytime wetting.

Your child will love making these yummy rainbow fruit lollies

Spring is finally here and what better way to celebrate than to make rainbow fruit lollies with your child. These lollies are not only deliciously fruity and fresh, but they’re healthy too! Ingredients you’ll  need Red Layer: 3/4 cup of strawberries, chopped and frozen 1/4 cup water for blending Orange Layer: 1/3 cup dried apricots, frozen 1/3 cup …

Hair DIY: Help your child make a flower crown

Your daughter will enjoy spending the morning helping you make a pretty flower crown that's perfect for spring.

Hacks on how to give your child’s old jeans a trendy...

From ironing on patches to tearing huge holes in them, there are many ways to give your child’s worn-out jeans new life with our easy tips.

Help your child de-stress with these stress busters

Even very young children have worries and feel stress. Here’s how parents can help children respond to stress in healthy ways.

Smart ways to get your child excited about being active

Here’s how you can encourage your child to participate in physical activities that are age-appropriate, enjoyable, and offer variety!

How to get your child hooked on reading books

Reading is a great way for children to relax while learning. Here are ways parents can encourage their children's love of reading.

Help! My child is being bullied at school

It is important to discuss what bullying really is with your child so that they can identify it if it occurs and understand why it is wrong.

The do’s and don’ts of healthy weight loss for teens

Good nutrition and regular physical activity are effective lifestyle changes that will set your teen on a road towards better health.

The importance of quality family time

Our time is one of the greatest gifts we can give our children. Here's why you should make quality time a priority...

How food choices can impact your child’s IQ

Did you know that the food choices that you make for your child in the first few years of their life can impact their intelligence?

How to have family fun on a tight budget

Parents are always on the hunt for new and fun things to do with their children that won't break the bank. Here are a few suggestions...

How to make different puppets for your pre-schooler

Playing with puppets is a wonderful way for children to express themselves. Here's how to make your own puppets at home.

How to nurture a good relationship with your stepchildren

Being a stepparent can be challenging, but it doesn't have to be with these tips for stepmoms and stepdads.

How your child can benefit from doing art as an extra-mural

Art gives children the opportunity to express who they are, engage in their interests, and develop their abilities.