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1 in 4 Canadian toddlers overweight or obese, study says

Canada’s obesity epidemic is impacting children more than researchers previously thought. According to a new study, one in four 18-month-olds are already overweight, obese or at risk of becoming overweight. 566 more words


Runway for Hope: Designs for a Cause

Some of Ottawa’s best up-and-coming fashion designers came together to show off their wares (and raise money for CHEO) at this Sunday’s Runway For Hope. 496 more words

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Mental Health Training

More than 1,000 primary care providers (family doctors and nurses) from across Ontario will receive specialized mental health training to support children and youth.

The new ‘ECHO’ program will be facilitated by the… 45 more words


CHEO celebrates 25 years of parent advisory group, Family Forum

The UpBeat is a section in the Citizen where readers can submit their own feel-good stories. This was submitted by Eva Schacherl, a communications manager and strategist at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario. 914 more words

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World Suicide Prevention Day 2016

Today from 12:00 to 1:00 I will participate in the World Suicide Prevention Day Facebook Know What to Do Event. The event will be hosted on the… 563 more words

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Now That I'm Here: Eight-year-old Kate Drury's legacy

“My name is Kate and I am eight. I love swimming and singing and playing and stickers and paper cutout hearts. I also love gymnastics.” 763 more words

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333. Raleigh Road, Vector (1)

On Raleigh Road, just opposite the Tobacco Factory, is the car park for a small company called Vector. There are four available walls in the car park which are frequently sprayed…the turnover here is very high. 140 more words