Eating Right: Win Healthy Snacks For Your Family
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Eating Right: Win Healthy Snacks For Your Family

by Martha Scully  •  August 26, 2016
The Canadian Food Guide recommends that children have a mix of grain products, dairy products, fruit and vegetables, and meat and alternatives. How can we make the most of snack time so children can meet these dietary goals? To help, this article we'll provide a multitude of fun and healthy snack suggestions. In addition, to further encourage healthy snacking we are pleased to announce The Snack Break Family Box Giveaway!
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Are Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Actually Good for Your Child?
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Are Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Actually Good for Your Child?

by Martha Scully  •  August 10, 2016
If you're like most parents, when you catch your child sucking their thumb or biting their nails, you probably try to get your child to stop those bad habits. But do these behaviors actually hurt your child? And can they actually, paradoxically, help your kid out? Recent studies imply that thumb-sucking and nail-biting will actually stimulate your child's immune system in positive ways that can help them out when they're older.
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The Pokemon Go Craze! Get to Know the Benefits & Safety Tips Before Your Kids Play
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The Pokemon Go Craze! Get to Know the Benefits & Safety Tips Before Your Kids Play

by Craig Sutton  •  July 18, 2016
Pokemon Go has officially launched in Canada. Do you even know what a Pokemon is? You may not know the answers to these questions, but there is a strong possibility that your child does. Before you download the seemingly harmless app for your child or let your teenager go chase Pokemon in the park, you need to know some things about the gaming app that has recently become a viral sensation.
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