33000 kids in Canada and 3500 in Alberta will go back to school with diabetes this month. It's an easy disease to manage, if schools are willing to help. The willingness, however, is not always there.
Back to school is an important time to get your kids eyes checked. Learning disabilities can sometimes occur because of eye issues. Get your kids checked free
When you are a parent there is a simple truth you must admit to yourself - "It hurts me more than it hurts them." From grades, to scrapes, to fevers, it will always ring true. Forever. CLICK THE IMAGE TO READ THE STORY.
Do you know when kids should get eye exams? They should be checked before 2 and every year when school aged. It's free in Canada. Here's more:
It's been a year since the peace of running was shattered by the bombings in Boston. This weekend, #dadsrun4boston. I hope you'll join us.
#Cinnaleve is holding a Twitter Chat to discuss how to maintain healthy blood sugar for type 2 diabetics. Can cinnamon help? Find out how at this chat.
If your kids play hockey you need to understand concussion symptoms and treatment. It's an injury that happens more often than we'd like, so you need to know the symptoms, treatments, and how to look after a child that has had a brain injury.
I don't have survivor's guilt because I'm just waiting for it to hit me. Everyone else has been bitten by the barf bug, I just feel like that the last human in the Walking Dead. It will get me, the question is when.
You can't just give your kids stock earbuds off the shelf. Headphones for kids need to have scientific backing to make sure they are safe for tiny growing ears. We recently completed an 11 hour road trip that had the kids plugged in to iPads in the back seat the entire time. It was the perfect testing grounds for ETY-Kids headphones from Etymotic.
Daddy's Hulk Juice is what I am having for breakfast as I settle in to Chuck The Chunk. Spinach, protein, and berries. Omnomnom