Posts by: Dina M. Kulik, MD, FRCPC, PEM

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - financial independence

8 Tips to Teach Young Kids About Money – Financial Independence 101

8 Tips to Teach Young Kids About Money – Financial Independence 101   A few weeks ago my eldest son, Dylan, was playing with...

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8 Tips to Curb Mommy itis (and Get a Moment to Yourself)

8 Tips to Curb Mommy itis (and Get a Moment to Yourself)   I have two toddlers, a three-year-old and an almost two-year-old. I am also...

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Garden Safety for Toddlers

Garden Safety for Toddlers   My family and I spent a fair amount of time in our backyard this weekend, gardening and playing on the...

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How To Avoid Mosquito Bites

How To Avoid Mosquito Bites and Best Insect Repellants It’s important to know how to avoid mosquito bites and a little preparation...

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Cradle cap – what is that sticky yellow stuff?

Cradle cap – what is that sticky yellow stuff?   Cradle cap is essentially baby dandruff. Usually it looks yellow, greasy or scaly,...

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How to Deal w Toddler Fears & Scaredy-Cats

Is Your Toddler a Scaredy-Cat? It was storming today with tons of thunder and lightening. My kids have never been the fearful type; they...

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Peeing Pain? Signs Of A Bladder Infection In Children

Peeing Pain? Signs Of A Bladder Infection In Children   Urinary tract (bladder or kidney) infections (UTIs) are very common in kids. They...

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Kids Yoga – A Worthwhile Obsession?

Kids Yoga – A Worthwhile Obsession?   I know it sounds hokey, and probably posh and presumptuous. I swear I am not that kind of...

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How To See Fireworks Safely The Summer

Enjoy Fireworks Safely With The Whole Family With summer upon us, fireworks will be lighting up the sky a few more times before school is...

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How Do We Close A Wound And Improve Wound Healing?

How Do We Close A Wound And Improve Wound Healing? In the Emergency Department everyday we close wounds. Cuts and scrapes and puncture...

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Get Off Your Butt! Get Moving People!

Get Off Your Butt! Get Moving People!   On Tuesday, ParticipACTION, which promotes healthy living and physical activity in Canada,...

Summer In The City – Outside Games For Kids And Budget Friendly Tips

Summer In The City – Outside Games For Kids And Budget Friendly Tips   With school out and summer in full swing many of us parents...

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Trampolines for Kids – Is There a Safe Trampoline?

  Trampolines for kids – is there a ‘safest trampoline’ really?    Now that the weather is finally warm and we are heading...

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Safe Biking Tips – Know Road Signs And Meanings And Other Safety Tips

Safe Biking Tips – Know Road Signs And Meanings And Other Safety Tips   Spring is here and that means we are (hopefully) all starting to...

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Teenage Anxiety and Stress – How To Deal With It

 How To Deal With Teenage Anxiety and Stress   Teenage anxiety and stress is a huge deal and important to recognize. Remember what...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - what is phimosis

What Is Phimosis

What Is Phimosis    An uncircumcised penis is covered by a ring of tissue called the foreskin. This tissue is usually loose and is able...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids -Treat a Burn

How To Treat A Burn – Do’s & Dont’s

How To Treat A Burn With Your Child   Do’s and Don’ts of Burn Management Unfortunately I see burns from hot liquids and flames too...

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Baby Poo Cheat Sheet – What Is Normal Poop??

Baby Poo – What Is Normal? Baby Poo and new parents obsession with it .. and how can they not be? After all, you get up close and...

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Nut Butter Dip – My Favourite Evening Snack

Craving Healthy Protein Snacks Or An Evening Snacks Recipe? Try Our Sweetened Nut Butter Dip   Nut butter dip is my go to snack .. every...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - How To Stop Diarrhea

How To Stop Diarrhea

How To Stop Diarrhea, First The Symptoms   Lately I’ve been seeing a lot of babies and toddlers with diarrhea; many having had...