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 New clinic supports kids confused about gender January 2017

New clinic supports kids confused about gender

The Meraki Health Centre offers information and resources for children and their families

Children’s hospital acquires neurosurgery laser January 2017

Children’s hospital acquires neurosurgery laser

The new laser is the first of its kind in Canada and uses a technique called magnetic resonance imagery

Former footballer raises awareness about concussions January 2017

Former footballer raises awareness about concussions

A new program aims to teach kids about this condition so they can recognize signs and symptoms and get proper treatment

Is it possible to rid kids of milk allergies? December 2016

Is it possible to rid kids of milk allergies?

The MUHC has been conducting the first oral desensitization program in Canada with the goal of curing food allergies

Effective ways to get rid of lice December 2016

Effective ways to get rid of lice

The CPS recommends using topical insecticides as a first choice for treatment

Do you get the flu shot each year? November 2016

Do you get the flu shot each year?

A new video released by the Canadian Pediatric Society encourages families to get vaccinated and debunks the three most common myths

Have you had your child’s eyesight tested? November 2016

Have you had your child’s eyesight tested?

With Medicare, kids under the age of 18 are entitled to a free annual eye exam

An organization that gets girls moving October 2016

An organization that gets girls moving

FitSpirit is dedicated to informing girls on the long-term benefits of physical activity

What kids need every day to be healthy September 2016

What kids need every day to be healthy

ParticipACTION's annual report shows that levels of physical activity among young people is low

McGill hosts parenting lecture series September 2016

McGill hosts parenting lecture series

The department of Educational and Counselling Psychology will discuss a broad range of topics from childhood anxiety to effective homework techniques

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