Category: Development & Health

Dr Dina Kulik, Kids Health Blog - kids cholesterol

Is Your Child At Risk For High Cholesterol?

Children and High Cholesterol Is Your Child At Risk?   February is American Heart Month – high cholesterol and heart disease...

The Importance of Play – Social Development In Children

The Importance of Play – Social Development In Children   After a long day at work, you come home and make dinner, bathe the kids and...

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Speaking Of Speech – Speech Therapy for Toddlers

Speaking Of Speech – Speech Therapy for Toddlers   As parents, we watch our children grow and develop with amazement and pride....

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - resilient temperament

Difficult Or Resilient Temperament? How to Foster Social Development In Children

Difficult Or Resilient Temperament? How to Foster Social Development In Children    How would I define temperament? Temperament is...

what to make for breakfast

What To Make For Breakfast? Plan In Advance!

What To Make For Breakfast? Plan In Advance!   Have you ever struggled to feed yourself and your family healthy meals?  Even with the...

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Best Shoes For Flat Feet? Are Insoles For Flat Feet Needed?

Best Shoes For Flat Feet? Are Insoles For Flat Feet Needed?   Is there anything cuter than baby feet? Pudgy rectangles with tiny...

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 Get Good Sleep Over The Holidays

How to Get Good Sleep Over the Holidays    With the holiday season quickly approaching, how to get good sleep can be an important...

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...

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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...