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Losing sleep over back-to-school season? BC Children’s has tips to ease anxietyLosing sleep over back-to-school season? BC Children’s has tips to ease anxietyTwo weeks from today, children and youth will say hello to a new school year. For many it’s an exciting time, but the change in routine can give some kids back-to-school jitters.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/losing-sleep-over-back-to-school-season-bc-children’s-has-tips-to-ease-anxiety2017-08-22T07:00:00Z
Youth mental health patients get creative with new art programYouth mental health patients get creative with new art programhttp://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/youth-mental-health-patients-get-creative-with-new-art-program2017-06-22T07:00:00Z
Safe Kids Week reminds children to stay safe when on the moveSafe Kids Week reminds children to stay safe when on the moveVancouver – More than 200 BC children were admitted to hospital last year with pedestrian, cycling or skateboard-related injuries and of these, almost one-third had major injuries. Fortunately, most of these injuries are preventable.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/safe-kids-week-reminds-children-to-stay-safe-when-on-the-move2017-06-06T07:00:00Z
Families urged to take window safety measures as temperatures riseFamilies urged to take window safety measures as temperatures rise​Vancouver – An open window is much more than a way to find relief on a hot day – it’s also a serious safety hazard for young children unless parents and caregivers take precautions.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/families-urged-to-take-window-safety-measures-as-temperatures-rise2017-05-18T07:00:00Z
New mindfulness app mobilizes mental health and wellness for youthNew mindfulness app mobilizes mental health and wellness for youthhttp://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/new-mindfulness-app-mobilizes-mental-health-and-wellness-for-youth2017-05-15T07:00:00Z
Canada's first tele-pediatric intensive care program launched in BCCanada's first tele-pediatric intensive care program launched in BCVancouver – Canada’s first tele-pediatric intensive care service (tele-PICU) provides children with increased access to specialized care closer to their home community. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/canadas-first-tele-pediatric-intensive-care-program-launched-in-bc2017-03-28T07:00:00Z
BC youth summits break the silence to end stigma about mental healthBC youth summits break the silence to end stigma about mental healthVancouver – One day, in the near future, we see a society where stigma related to mental health does not exist - a shared vision of youth coming together for the annual Balancing Our Minds summits across BC.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/bc-youth-summits-break-the-silence-to-end-stigma-about-mental-health2017-03-10T08:00:00Z
Expanding French language health resources in BCExpanding French language health resources in BCFor the first time in BC, a collection of 500 French language health and wellness resources are now available and can be ordered online. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/expanding-french-language-health-resources-in-bc2017-01-25T08:00:00Z
New guidelines advise to feed infants peanut-containing foodNew guidelines advise to feed infants peanut-containing foodhttp://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2017/new-guidelines-advise-to-feed-infants-peanut-containing-food2017-01-05T08:00:00Z
Keep your little princes and princesses safe this HalloweenKeep your little princes and princesses safe this HalloweenAs the Halloween season approaches, BC Children's Hospital reminds parents and caregivers of important safety tips to help keep children safe during Halloween activities and while trick-or-treating.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/news/2016/keep-your-little-princes-and-princesses-safe-this-halloween2016-10-24T07:00:00Z

 
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