For Parents & Parents-To-Be


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Your child’s environment for learning and growing is expanding day by day. Healthy eating, keeping children active and safe, and common illnesses can take on a new meaning once your child is in school.  

If you don’t find what you are looking for in the topics listed below, call or email Your Health Connection 705-721-7520 or 1 877-721-7520 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

Air Quality - Indoor
Air Quality - Outdoor
Alcohol - Pregnancy
Alcohol Hand Rinses and Gels

B

Babies - Circumcision
Babies - Cord Care
Babies - Skin Care
Baby Blues - What is it?
Babys Growth During Pregnancy
Birth Control Methods
Bisphenol A (BPA)
Body Changes After Pregnancy
Body Changes in Pregnancy
Breastfeeding an Older Baby
Breastfeeding and Dads
Breastfeeding and Moms
Breastfeeding Basics
Breastfeeding Matters (PDF)
Breastfeeding Resources/Websites
Breastfeeding Services
Bullying

C

Car Seats - Buying a Car Seat
Car Seats - Using Car Seats Right
Car Seats -Types
Chicken Pox
Child Care in Simcoe County
Child Development
Circumcision
Colds and Flu
Comforting Your Baby
Cord Care
Crying and Colic

D

Development - Checklist
Diarrhea and Vomiting
Drinking Water - Nitrate
Driving - Teenagers
Drugs - Protecting Your Teenager

E

Ear Infections
Emotional Development of Children

F

Fathers - Baby's First Year
Fathers - Dad Central Ontario
Fetal Development
Fever Facts
Fifth Disease
Flu and Colds
Flu Shots - Protect Your Family
Formula Feeding Risk and Cost
Formula Feeding Your Baby

H

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
Handwashing Facts
Head Lice
Heat - Extreme Heat Facts
HIV - Pregnancy
HIV - Prenatal Testing
HIV and AIDS (PDF)
Home Safety Checklist (PDF)

I

Illness - When Your Child is Sick
Immunization - see Vaccines
Impetigo
Influenza

L

Labour - Preterm
Labour and Birth

M

Measles
Meningitis
Mental Health of Children
Mercury - Fish
Mumps

N

NutriSTEP
Nutrition - Canada's Food Guide
Nutrition - Feeding Your Family
Nutrition - Fish and Mercury
Nutrition - Infant
Nutrition - Pregnancy
Nutrition - Toddler

P

Parenting - 10 Tips for Parents
Parenting - Prenatal Classes
Parenting - Prenatal Services
Parenting - Services
Parenting - Teens - Health Canada
Parenting – The Teenage Brain
Parenting - Your Teen
Parenting - Your Teen - Videos
Parenting Services
Pertussis
Petting Zoos
Physical Activity - Active Play
Piercing and Tattooing
Pinkeye
Pinworms
Postpartum Mood Disorders
Pregnancy - After Age 35 (PDF)
Pregnancy - Alcohol
Pregnancy - Baby's Growth
Pregnancy - Body Changes
Pregnancy - HIV
Pregnancy - HIV Prenatal Testing
Pregnancy - Labour and Birth
Pregnancy – Medications/Drugs
Pregnancy - Nutrition
Pregnancy - Smoking
Pregnancy - Work (PDF) - English
Pregnancy - Work (PDF) - Francais
Prenatal Classes
Prenatal Services
Preterm Labour

R

Read and Sing To Your Baby
RESOURCES
Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
Ringworm
Roseola
Rotavirus
Rubella (German Measles)

S

Safety - Burns and Scalds
Safety - Concussions
Safety - Equipment Recalls
Safety - Falls Prevention
Safety - Helmets and Snow Sports
Safety - Home Safety (PDF)
Safety - Home Safety Check List
Safety - Is Your Child Safe
Safety - Lifejackets and PFDs
Safety - Parachute Canada
Safety - Pedestrian
Safety - Playground
Safety - Poisoning Prevention
Safety - Water Safety
Safety - Wheeled Activities
Safety - Wood Burning Stoves
Scabies
Scarlet Fever
Sexuality - For Parents
Sexuality - My Child is Gay
Sexuality - Sexual Orientation
Sexuality - Talking To Your Teen
Skin to Skin Contact
Sleep Safety for Babies
Smoke - Free Cars
Smoke - Free Homes
Smoking - Quitting Tips
Smoking and Pregnancy
Speech and Language Development
Strep Throat
Stress - Helping your Teen
Sun Safety - Tips for Parents

T

Tattooing and Piercing
Teeth - All About Baby Teeth
Teeth - Brushing and Flossing
Teeth - Health Unit Clinics
Teeth - Sealants
Teeth - Teething
Teeth - Tips for Parents
Teeth - Tooth Decay
Teeth - X-rays
Thumb/Finger Sucking
Tobacco Use Prevention
Toilet Learning
Triple P Parenting Program (PDF)
Tummy Time For Your Baby

V

Vaccines - Daycare Requirement
Vaccines - Fact Sheets
Vaccines - Health Unit Clinics
Vaccines - Immunization Record
Vaccines - Parent Resource
Vaccines - Programs in Schools
Vaccines - Schedule
Vaccines - What is Immunization?
Vaccines - Where to Learn More
Vision

W

Website - Caring for Kids (CPS)
Website - Dad Central Ontario
Website - Motherisk
Weight Gain During Pregnancy
Work - Pregnancy (PDF) - English
Work - Pregnancy (PDF) - Francais