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Dr Dina Kulik, Kids Health Blog - bullying

Bullying – Questions we Should Ask Our Kids

Bullying – Questions and Strategies Over the past several years bullying has reached new levels in terms of what it looks like....

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Social Development In Children – The Tricky Transition into Child Care

Social Development In Children – The Tricky Transition into Child Care   Daycare is a great place to foster social development...

Dr Dina Kulik Kidcrew Medical Kids Health Holiday Shopping

Holiday Shopping with Kids – My Child Has The Gimmie’s

It’s Happening – My Child Has The “Gimmie’s.” My family and I were shopping recently at toys r us for a...

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How To Choose A Child Care Center

How To Choose A Child Care Center And What Questions Should You Ask   Childcare has evolved over the past few years from play to...

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How To Encourage Our Children To Stop Whining

  My Tips to Encouraging Kids To Stop Whining   As a parent we are all familiar with whining, our children whine for various...

Camping With Kids

Camping and Kids – Rule One Is Chill   I have spoken to a lot of families who are all interested in camping with their children...

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Toddler Stages

Toddler Stages Explained As young children grow and pass through the Infant stage, drug they enter the tricky toddler stage. This is the...

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Potty Training 101

Potty Training Can Be Challenging Potty training can be a challenging thing to accomplish with your little one. In my experience in...

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Power Struggle Or Empower Your Child

Fostering Social Development In Children Through Empowerment Not a Power Struggle   Caught in a power struggle? Too often we as parents...

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How Does Learning Happen?

What Is “How Does Learning Happen?” The new Childcare and Early Years Act is now following a new education component called...

Dr Dina Kulik, Kids Health Blog - Girls Learn Differently

How Boys and Girls Learn Differently

Boys and Girls Learn Differently, Here’s How   Teaching children from a young age about literacy will allow them to develop a...

Frustrated? Here's 10 alternatives to time out when time out doesn't work | Parenting | Tantrums | Discipline | DrDina.ca

10 Alternatives When Time Out Doesn’t Work

Frustrated? Here’s 10 alternatives to time out when time out doesn’t work As children grow and develop through the 5 domains...

Dr Dina Kids Health - Staying Safe on Halloween

Talking to Your Kids About Strangers and Staying Safe on Halloween

Halloween is a time for fun and exciting costumes, trying to scare others as well as getting to go out trick-or-treating with your...

what do I do when my child is having a temper tantrum?

What Do I Do When My Child Is Having a Temper Tantrum?

  A question I get asked a lot is: what do I do when my child is having a temper tantrum?  This is a tricky question to answer; we...

How to prepare yourself and your child for junior kindergarten

How to Prepare Yourself and Your Child for Junior Kindergarten

A new adventure is about to begin for many families this September: junior kindergarten. Along with excitement there is anxiety, fear,...

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How To Discipline A Toddler Through Positive Parenting

How To Discipline A Toddler Through Positive Parenting   One of the most challenging aspects of parenting is knowing how to discipline...

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All Games For Kids And You To Enjoy Together – Activities For Kids At Home – Part 2

All Games For Kids And You To Enjoy Together – Activities For Kids At Home – Part 2   Here are some additional activities for...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - all games for kids

All Games For Kids And You To Enjoy Together – Activities For Kids At Home – Part 1

All Games For Kids And You To Enjoy Together – Activities For Kids At Home – Part 1   It’s a rainy day, symptoms too hot to...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - what does resilience mean

What Does Resilience Mean? Does My Child Have Resilience?

What Does Resilience Mean? Does My Child Have Resilience?   In the early stages of life children are dependent on their parents to...

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Is Your Baby Developing Normally? Check Our Baby Milestones Chart

Is Your Baby Developing Normally? Check Our Baby Milestones Chart   Becoming a first time parent is such an exciting time, patient...