As parents we want the best for our children. We introduce them to books, nursery rhymes and songs while they’re young to start developing their literacy – reading and writing – and vocabulary. We count their little fingers, toes and toys
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They’re doing what? Young people that is, and hookah. You know, water pipe. Shisha. In case you’re not a millennial or haven’t been to one of the places in the world where hookah smoking is traditional, a
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The Internet is full of claims about how marijuana affects health. You can find web pages that tell you that marijuana will decrease your IQ, and others that will tell you that marijuana will make you smarter. You can find
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Calling all teachers, workplaces and youth leaders! Think back to when you were a kid…what were your favourite learning moments? Was it when you mastered the skills to shoot a basketball into a hoop? Or helped your parents cook
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Picnics and BBQs are a great way to enjoy the outdoors with family and friends. This summer, most of us will find ourselves grilling burgers or preparing salad to bring to a cookout. Unfortunately, if you aren't careful handling food
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Some people may be surprised to hear that public health agencies are interested in mental health. But mental health is an important part of overall health and well-being. As the World Health Organization put it, there is “no health without
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As the weather gets nicer, it’s time to shake off the winter blues and get outside. Hiking, backyard BBQs and visiting neighbourhood parks are just a few of the activities I will enjoy with my family throughout the spring,
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You are driving to the park with your family and notice a new townhouse complex being built in your neighbourhood. What is your first thought? My opinion on this question changed a couple of years ago when I moved into
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