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How to prepare balanced school lunches September 2017

How to prepare balanced school lunches

A Montreal dietician and mother shares her tips on packing a healthy, well-balanced school lunch that kids will eat.

Interactive game teaches kids to be healthy September 2017

Interactive game teaches kids to be healthy

This new app invites children to select activities to take part in over the course of a day and they get feedback as to whether they made good choices or not

French school board lifts peanut ban September 2017

French school board lifts peanut ban

The Commission scolaire de Montréal (CSDM) is hoping that by doing so, students will learn about safe food habits and balanced diets

Montreal organization working on a transgender doll for kids July 2017

Montreal organization working on a transgender doll for kids

Sam aims to help parents teach kids about what it means to be transgender

Be aware of tick bites this summer July 2017

Be aware of tick bites this summer

When Lyme disease is suspected, it is important to see a doctor promptly to prevent complications. The faster treatment begins, the easier it is to cure. ​

Keep kids safe at the playground July 2017

Keep kids safe at the playground

The Canadian Paediatric Society has a number of tips for parents about how to keep your children from getting injured at the park

Free app aims to help kids cope with cancer July 2017

Free app aims to help kids cope with cancer

"A Little App About Cancer" is free app that aims to help kids cope with cancer through exercises and activities

What you should know about sunscreen July 2017

What you should know about sunscreen

With so many sunscreen products on the market, how do we know which one is best and which brand to trust? A good bet is to go with the guidelines from the Canadian Dermatology Association

Canadiens offer hockey camp for kids with diabetes May 2017

Canadiens offer hockey camp for kids with diabetes

Dskate aims to help children between the ages of 5 and 18 better manage their diabetes through physical activity

School tests out new ‘sexuality’ curriculum May 2017

School tests out new ‘sexuality’ curriculum

The new program is being tested at 15 different schools and discusses ideas of sexual identity, gender and the biology of sex

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