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A parent's guide to skin-to-skin contact : what you can do to support your baby

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat14878
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2018.
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Constant uninterrupted skin-to-skin contact is important from birth until your baby has been fed for the first time. It is a way of connecting with your baby and starts building a bond of love and attachment that will last a lifetime. This pamphlet explains the benefits of skin-to-skin contact between parents/support people and baby, what to watch for within the first hour of skin-to-skin contact, and comforting your baby during painful procedures. Librarian's note: this is a separate resource…
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2018
Physical Description
1 sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0662
Subjects (MeSH)
Infant Care
Skin
Subjects (LCSH)
Newborn infants--Care
Skin
Subjects (Other)
Child development
Language
English
Abstract
Constant uninterrupted skin-to-skin contact is important from birth until your baby has been fed for the first time. It is a way of connecting with your baby and starts building a bond of love and attachment that will last a lifetime. This pamphlet explains the benefits of skin-to-skin contact between parents/support people and baby, what to watch for within the first hour of skin-to-skin contact, and comforting your baby during painful procedures. Librarian's note: this is a separate resource from similarly named PL-0586 - June 28, 2010.
Program
IWK Program. Women's & Newborn Health
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

Recommended Websites about Childhood Cancers : And tips for Siblings of Children with Cancer

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat15181
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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Hematology / Oncology
Corporate Author
IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
pamphlet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0916
Program
IWK Program. Children's Health
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral. ; Cyberbullying is the use of communication technology to intentionally hurt or intimidate another person through email, text message, social networking sites, or websites.
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
Fact Sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0907
Notes
Fact sheet originally developed by the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, adapted with permission, 2014.
Abstract
902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral.
Cyberbullying is the use of communication technology to intentionally hurt or intimidate another person through email, text message, social networking sites, or websites.
Program
IWK Program. Mental Health and Addictions
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

What you need to know about : Gender Identity and Diversity

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat15173
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral. ; While some people see gender as 'binary' (either you're male or female), others see it very differently. Another way to think about gender is as a continuum, a scale or a spectrum. A continuum can be helpful because it includes people whose gender identity doesn't fall within the boundaries of either male or female.
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
Fact Sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0908
Notes
Fact sheet originally developed by the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, adapted with permission, 2014.
Abstract
902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral.
While some people see gender as 'binary' (either you're male or female), others see it very differently. Another way to think about gender is as a continuum, a scale or a spectrum. A continuum can be helpful because it includes people whose gender identity doesn't fall within the boundaries of either male or female.
Program
IWK Program. Mental Health and Addictions
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral. ; Grief is the experience of loss. It doesn't have to be only after a death, it can be after any important loss that affects their life.
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
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IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
Fact Sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0909
Notes
Fact sheet originally developed by the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, adapted with permission, 2014.
Abstract
902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral.
Grief is the experience of loss. It doesn't have to be only after a death, it can be after any important loss that affects their life.
Program
IWK Program. Mental Health and Addictions
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

What you need to know about : Helping Children and Youth with Psychosis

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat15175
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral. ; Psychosis is a serious medical problem where a child or teen has trouble telling the difference between what is real and what is not real. Sometimes, it starts with small changes in behaviour, where children just don't seem like 'themselves'. Children or teens with psychosis often have delusions or hallucinations.
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
Fact Sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0910
Notes
Fact sheet originally developed by the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, adapted with permission, 2014.
Abstract
902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral.
Psychosis is a serious medical problem where a child or teen has trouble telling the difference between what is real and what is not real. Sometimes, it starts with small changes in behaviour, where children just don't seem like 'themselves'. Children or teens with psychosis often have delusions or hallucinations.
Program
IWK Program. Mental Health and Addictions
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

Reducing Screen Time

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat15176
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral. ; Screen time is any time spent sitting in front of a screen: TV, computer, tablet, video games, cell phones or any other devices. The Canadian Paediatric Society discourages screen- based activities for children under 2. Limit television watching to less than 1 to 2 hours per day for older children. Avoid making television watching part of your regular daily routine.
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
Fact Sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0911
Notes
Fact sheet originally developed by the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, adapted with permission, 2014.
Abstract
902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral.
Screen time is any time spent sitting in front of a screen: TV, computer, tablet, video games, cell phones or any other devices. The Canadian Paediatric Society discourages screen- based activities for children under 2. Limit television watching to less than 1 to 2 hours per day for older children. Avoid making television watching part of your regular daily routine.
Program
IWK Program. Mental Health and Addictions
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

School Refusal

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat15177
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral. ; School refusal is a type of anxiety disorder where the child shows extreme distress about attending school and refuses to go to school on a regular basis, or has a problem staying in school. It is often a symptom of a deeper problem, such as separation anxiety or social anxiety.
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
Fact Sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0912
Notes
Fact sheet originally developed by the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, adapted with permission, 2014.
Abstract
902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral.
School refusal is a type of anxiety disorder where the child shows extreme distress about attending school and refuses to go to school on a regular basis, or has a problem staying in school. It is often a symptom of a deeper problem, such as separation anxiety or social anxiety.
Program
IWK Program. Mental Health and Addictions
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

What you need to know about : Helping Children and Youth With Social Anxiety

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat15178
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral. ; Social anxiety disorder (sometimes called social phobia) is a problem for children and youth that makes them very anxious or worried in many everyday situations. Studies show that about 1 in every 20 youth have this disorder.
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IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
Fact Sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0913
Notes
Fact sheet originally developed by the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, adapted with permission, 2014.
Abstract
902-464-4110 to call IWK Central Referral.
Social anxiety disorder (sometimes called social phobia) is a problem for children and youth that makes them very anxious or worried in many everyday situations. Studies show that about 1 in every 20 youth have this disorder.
Program
IWK Program. Mental Health and Addictions
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

Plastic surgery procedure clinic

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/provcat14742
IWK Health Centre. IWK , 2015.
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about the Plastic Surgery Clinic; what to bring; what to expect after the procedure
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Author
Plastic Surgery Clinic
Corporate Author
IWK Health Centre (Halifax, N.S.)
Responsibility
IWK Health Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK
Date Published
2015
Physical Description
1 sheet
Pamphlet Number
PL-0235
Subjects (Other)
Plastic surgery
Abstract
about the Plastic Surgery Clinic; what to bring; what to expect after the procedure
Program
IWK Program. Children's Health
Format
Pamphlet
Location
Online

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