Managing Allergies in Children in the Early Years

My son is anaphylactic to peanuts, cashews and pistachios and has allergic rhinitis with a dust mite allergy. I have also been dealing with allergies and anaphylaxis in my 20+ year career as an early childhood teacher and director. Managing… Continue Reading >

Your essential family first aid kit checklist

Band-aids… bandages… antiseptic cream… these are the items that we tend to think about when we are putting a first aid kit together. But first aid kits are so much more than that – and being prepared for every situation… Continue Reading >

Poisoning

Once our children become more aware and mobile they are at the risk of consuming poison in the household. Children between the ages of one and four are at the highest risk and the most common items around the household… Continue Reading >

Fertility and your Thyroid – is there a link?

If you and your partner have been trying to conceive for six months or more, have you considered getting your Thyroid checked?  Optimal Thyroid function is crucial when it comes to fertility in both men and women. But why is… Continue Reading >

5 Ways to Help your Child with Allergies

Have a child with allergies? Here are 9 Ways to help your child experience a smooth transition to school The thought of your little one starting school may seem daunting. It may feel like the last few years have whizzed… Continue Reading >

Tackling fevers with Child Revive First Aid

Childhood illness and the odd accident is a given when bringing up children, therefore it’s important for parents to have their first aid up to date. When I was pregnant with my first child, I felt that it was vital… Continue Reading >