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Getting Teens Involved in Community Activities

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Getting involved in the local community can boost teenagers’ confidence and self-esteem and give them a chance to build new skills. You can encourage your teen to get involved by taking part as a family or by helping your teen find activities that interest her.
Extracurricular Activities, Interests and Hobbies For Teenagers

Extracurricular Activities, Interests and Hobbies For Teenagers

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Extracurricular activities are fun and interesting things your child does outside of school. They let your child pursue an interest or a passion, meet like-minded people, or develop new skills and abilities. Balance is the key when it comes to these activities.
Teen Privacy and Trust

Teen Privacy and Trust

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

The desire for more privacy is a natural part of adolescence. At the same time, teenagers still need your support to make good decisions. Trust is the key to finding a balance between your child’s need for privacy and your need to know what’s going on.
Resilience: Helping Your Teenager Cope With Challenges

Resilience: Helping Your Teenager Cope With Challenges

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

When young people are resilient, they cope better with difficult situations. They ‘bounce back’ when things go wrong. Young people need resilience to navigate life’s ups and downs, so building resilience is an important part of adolescent development.
Social and Emotional Changes in Adolescence

Social and Emotional Changes in Adolescence

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Adolescence is a time of big social and emotional development for your child. It helps to know what to expect and how to support your child through the changes.
Teenage Friendships

Teenage Friendships

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

As children enter the teenage years, friends become increasingly important. Positive, accepting and supportive friendships help teens develop towards adulthood.
Getting Ultrasounds During Pregnancy

Getting Ultrasounds During Pregnancy

July 24, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

It’s likely you’ll have an ultrasound at least once during pregnancy. This scan lets you know how your baby is developing and when the due date might be. Here’s what to expect.
Early Detection of Liver Disease in Newborns

Early Detection of Liver Disease in Newborns

June 11, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Biliary atresia is a rare, but highly treatable liver disease that new parents should be aware of. Learn more about the disease and how to detect the symptoms.
Oral Care for Your Baby

Oral Care for Your Baby

March 31, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Babies’ teeth usually start coming in around six months of age. Baby teeth are very important and your baby needs your help taking care of them.
Dental Care During Pregnancy

Dental Care During Pregnancy

March 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

Taking extra care of your mouth and teeth during pregnancy is very important. Did you know that pregnancy hormones can affect the health of your gums?

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