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Nutrition for your school aged child: Tips and healthy meal suggestions for your child.

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Cystic fibrosis: Physical activity
and exercise

Just because a child has CF doesn’t mean they can’t have a full and active life. Here, we offer information on the best activities for children with CF.

Meconium and meconium-related conditions

This article provides an overview of baby bowels habits in those first 24 hours of life.

Hepatitis B: Information for children living with the virus

Experts at SickKids give basic information on living with Hepatitis B.

First aid for cuts and scrapes

In this articles, find easy to follow steps on proper first aid for cuts and scrapes.

AboutKidsHealth and SickKids: Hear what experts at SickKids think about AboutKidsHealth.

Grocery shopping safari: Francy the Foodie offers helpful tips on grocery planning.

Head lice: Find out all about head lice and, more importantly, how to get rid of them.

Introduction to genetics: Discover how traits are passed down through the generations.


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