Health

Beware of heat stroke!

Beware of heat stroke!

Heat strokes occur more often in babies and elderlies. Because it can be life-threatening, it must be treated quickly.

July 16, 2018
Surviving Cancer

Surviving Cancer

February 4th is World Cancer Day and we want to honor the mothers, fathers and children who have gone through it and survived the disease.

February 6, 2017
When moms are very ill

When moms are very ill

When a parent becomes severely ill, the whole family is upside down. How can we talk about this difficult subject that sometimes takes us by surprise?

October 27, 2014
Cold and flu in 11 points

Cold and flu in 11 points

What is the flu? What are the symptoms? When should we consult a doctor? What can we do at home?

February 1, 2013
Domestic violence

Domestic violence

We often avoid this delicate subject but 17,321 cases were reported in Quebec in 2008 only.

November 2, 2012
Emergencies and First Aid

Emergencies and First Aid

Avoiding all types of emergencies may be a challenge but you can try to prevent them. Here are some preventive measures and tips to help you face an emergency.

November 1, 2012
15 tips to prevent the flu

15 tips to prevent the flu

To avoid getting the flu this winter, there are a few measures of hygiene to adopt and easy ways to boost your immune system.

October 24, 2012
Fighting seasonal depression

Fighting seasonal depression

The lack of light affects us all at different levels, some of us more than others. Is this autumn featuring low energy and bad mood? You can do something about it.

October 22, 2012
Staying at home with a sick child

Staying at home with a sick child

It’s not easy for two working parents to reconcile work and family. This is even truer when your family has a slight fever and a runny nose.

October 10, 2012
The light at the end of the winter tunnel

The light at the end of the winter tunnel

If you are suffering from winter blues and you cannot take medication because of the possible effects it can have on your foetus or your newborn, here’s a bright idea: phototherapy!

October 28, 2011
When should you go to the emergency room?

When should you go to the emergency room?

Big scratches? Little accident? Fever? Suspicious spots? Sure, your child is not well but should you go to the emergency room? Motherforlife helps you decide whether or not you should go.

August 22, 2011
Depression 101

Depression 101

An estimated one in five women (20%) and one in ten men (10%) will suffer from depression in their lifetime. Let's see what's going on.

March 3, 2011
Influenza

Influenza

In Canada, the flu season normally extends from November to April, and can affect 10 to 25% of the population every year.

November 22, 2010
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