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Keeping Kids Safe during a Heat Wave

There's a heat alert in Southern Ontario with expected temperatures between 32 to 35 degrees through to Saturday. Keep your kids cool and avoid heat related injuries with the following tips.
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Family Road Trip Safety During COVID-19

The best and easiest way to protect your family from COVID is simply to stay at home. But summer is here, and after months of confinement, families want to get away.

Keeping Kids Safe during a Heat Wave

There's a heat alert in Southern Ontario with expected temperatures between 32 to 35 degrees through to Saturday. Keep your kids cool and avoid heat related injuries with the following tips.

Summer Safety Checklist to Keep Your Family Safe

It's summertime and while there's a dangerous virus lurking, summer outdoor play can also spell trouble and lead to increased injuries.

The Best Sources of Vitamin D For Your Family

We need vitamin D to boost our immune system, maintain healthy bones and teeth, and to stay happy! Here are the best sources of vitamin D for you and your family.

Kids and Face Masks: What you Need to Know

Ontario Health officials and the CDC are now recommending the use of face masks when out in public. What you need to know when it comes to your kids and how to make your own.

How to Deal with Tween & Teen Anxiety During COVID-19

Anxiety during the coronavirus outbreak is natural, but managing it can be difficult. Here's how you can help your tweens and teens during this uncertain time.
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More »Fitness & Sports

The Best Free Workout, Fitness and Yoga Apps for Kids

These awesome apps for kids will help them enjoy working out, reach their fitness goals, and learn the importance of physical health, while having fun. Make it a family workout!

Family Fitness this Winter!

Just because it’s cold outside, doesn’t give you and the family the excuse not to keep being active. Here's how to take your family's fitness outdoors this winter.

How Kids Need to Train for Sports

The days of just hitting the ice, field, court,and pool are long gone. Athletes are exploring different avenues of fitness to gain a competitive edge.
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More »Product Recalls

Bugaboo Soft Wool Blanket and Wool Seat Liner Recall

The small fabric label attached to the blanket and seat liner contains lead that exceeds the allowable limits of the Consumer Products Containing Lead Regulations.

Step2 Little Helper's Shopping Cart Recall

This voluntary recall involves the Step2 Little Helper's Shopping Cart. The shopping cart basket can break posing an injury hazard.

Contigo Kids Cleanable Water Bottles Expanded Recall

Water bottles with a black colour spout base and black colour spout cover are included in this recall. The clear silicone spout can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.

Road Warrior Remote Control Racing Truck Recall

This recall involves the Road Warrior Remote Control Racing Truck. During use, the product may overheat which could pose a burn and fire hazard.

Dreambaby Chelsea Security Gates Recall

Various Dreambaby Gates are being recalled because the accessible surface coating and applied coating components contain barium in excess of the allowable limit.

Winnie the Pooh Plush Recall

Imports Dragon recalls Winnie the Pooh plush toy. The hard plastic nose of the plush toy may detach, posing a potential choking hazard
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More »Nutrition

French Fries for Breakfast?

A recent study suggest that potato-based products can provide health benefits for children beyond basic nutrition. How can we prepare potatoes differently to improve its health benefits?

Protein Powder for Kids

Does my child need a protein shake after they workout? H2T weighs in on the world of protein powders.

Making Healthy Snacks for Kids

Where can parents find healthy snacks. The answer is easy. Make them!
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More »Green Living

Safe Cosmetics for Imaginative Play

Often, young girls use make-up during role playing games. Why you should use chemical free cosmetics.

Eco Classrooms Embrace the Future

A well-rounded education these days includes environmental responsibility.

Green Gifts for Mother's Day!

Make this a memorable Mother's Day by giving mom an eco-friendly gift.
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More »Kids and Pets

The Most Popular Dog Breeds For Children

In choosing a dog for the family, it's a good idea we keep the children in mind.

Play Date Checklist


Doggone Safe recommends that parents visit the home of the family if there's a dog.

Dog Safety for Children

Here are some helpful tips to keep your kids safe from dogs, featuring information for parents and rules for kids.
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