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Taking pain out of newborns’ blood tests

Check out this video demonstrating the best ways to reduce pain for infants during blood tests. Learn more

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New video shows parents how to take the hurt out of newborns’ blood tests

Every newborn baby gets a heel prick in the first day or two of life to screen for congenital illnesses. This potentially life-saving blood test is painful to babies ...
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Ontario celebrates first anniversary of “bubble boy” testing, as new study shows it is twice as common among newborns

Newborn Screening Ontario, based at CHEO, this month celebrates the first anniversary of screening newborns across the province for Severe Combined Immune Deficiency ...
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Taking a Stand: balancing the BENEFITS and RISKS of physical activity in children

The Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology took a stand on the promotion of childhood physical activity and published their position and recommendations ...
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