Category: Development & Health

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - baby sleep

Tips For Optimal (And Safe) Baby Sleep

Best Tips For Safe Baby Sleep “Compensation for this post was provided by hydraSense®. Opinions expressed here are my own.” I spend a...

ADHD Awareness: Tips for Building School Communication | DrDina.ca | Joanne Sallay | TeachersOnCall.ca

ADHD Awareness: Tips for Building School Communication

ADHD Awareness Month: Tips for Building School Communication October is ADHD Awareness Month—a time to spread awareness and share...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - when do babies sleep through the night

When Do Babies Sleep Through the Night?

When Do Babies Sleep Through the Night?   The most popular questions I get are when do babies sleep through the night, why do babies...

Dr Dina Kids Health kids Food Allergies on Halloween

How to Be Friendly to Food Allergies on Halloween

How to Be Friendly to Food Allergies on Halloween The weather is starting to turn, the decorations are going up, and we can feel that...

Dr Dina Health Blog - halloween for kids

Halloween For Kids – How To Minimize Fear

Halloween For Kids Should Be Fun!   This time of year the streets are sweeping with decorations: cobwebs and ghosts on doorsteps and...

Top 5 Ways To Prevent Tooth Decay

Top 5 Ways To Prevent Tooth Decay   What is a cavity? Let’s start at the beginning…what is a cavity? By definition, a cavity is a...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - school lunches

Packing School Lunches Your Child Will Actually Eat

School Lunches Can Be a Big Challenge   School lunches are a big part of your child’s day. The start of the school year can be a...

To teach compassion to your kids is no small thing, but here's some ways to model good behaviour from Dr. Dina that will make it a little easier.

How to Teach Compassion to Your Kids

To teach compassion to your kids is no small thing, but here’s some ways to model good behaviour from Dr. Dina that will make it a...

Dr Dina Kulik - How Sugar Affects Children's Brains

How Sugar Affects Children’s Brains

You Need To Know How Sugar Affects Children’s Brains How sugar affects children’s brains is important to know as sugar is...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - play therapy

What Is Play Therapy And Is It Right For Your Child?

 What Is Play Therapy And Is It Right For Your Child?   There is a common uncertainty among parents as to what constitutes play...

Your Kid Hurt My Kid: Now What?

Your Kid Hurt My Kid: Now What?

Seldom is there more anger than when a mama bear’s cub gets injured. Should a fellow kindergartner toss out a few typical teases,...

Dr Dina Kulik Kids Health - prevent teasing and bullying

How Parents Can Help Kids Handle Teasing and Bullying?

Parents Helping Kids Handle Teasing and Bullying?   75% of people report having experienced teasing and bullying. Some teasing can be...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - how to discipline a toddler 2

How To Discipline A Toddler – Do Timeouts Work?

How To Discipline A Toddler – Do Timeouts Work?   Having to discipline children is something that every parent has to deal with....

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - what to cook for dinner 2

Plan What To Cook For Dinner In Advance, and 4 Other Tips For Grocery Shopping Success

Plan What To Cook For Dinner In Advance, and 4 Other Tips For Grocery Shopping Success    Many parents find it challenging to juggle...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - how to improve immune system

How To Improve Immune System Functioning In Your Kids To Prevent Infection

How To Improve Immune System Functioning In Your Kids To Prevent Infection    The number of children and youth in the United States with...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - toe walking

Toe Walking – When to Seek Help

Toe Walking – When to Seek Help I work in a multidisciplinary office, meaning that there are always kiddos running around who are working...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - baby crying in sleep

Is Your Baby Crying In Sleep? Reasons Why Your Baby Moves Or Cries When Sleeping

Is Your Baby Crying In Sleep? Reasons Why Your Baby Moves Or Cries When Sleeping   I’m sure you’ve noticed your little one making...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - Early Speech Therapy For Kids

8 Tips for Early Speech Therapy for Kids

8 Tips for Early Speech Therapy for Kids Tips to Get your Child to Talk! – Early Speech Therapy for Kids   Parents often make...

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Healthy Drinks For Kids – Does Juice Count?

Healthy Drinks For Kids – Does Juice Count?   Parents ask me frequently if juice is a healthy food for toddlers and children?  The...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - toddler sleep training

5 Simple Tips – Toddler Sleep Training for Travel

5 Simple Sleep Tips for Summer Travel with Children   Summer is here! With summer comes family vacation and travel, and many parents...