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Lunchtime Trivia Tuesday, April 2

Q:   More than 6 out of 10 Canadians 18 and up have this in common. What is it? A:  They are overweight or obese. 64% 18+ 60% 5-17 As of 2017, research done by the Public Health Agency of Canada has reported

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Study: Kids with bedroom TVs more likely to have behavior, health issues as teens

A study from the University of Montreal found that a TV located in a child’s bedroom deprives them of key developmental activities. The study also found that too much TV exposure could lead to social and emotional issues, bad eating

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The 14 Coolest Things Invented by Kids

You don’t have to be a grownup to have a really great idea! Check out the amazing things the 18-and-under set dreamed up. Trampoline If you love to bounce, you can thank George Nissen. At age 16, he invented the trampoline

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Lunchtime Trivia For Monday, March 11

We were asking about the kids Today with our Lunchtime Trivia Question: 40 odd years ago, 4 out of 10 kids had this in common, and Today it is 7 out of 10.  What is it?   With the changing

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Study Finds Stay-at-Home Moms Should Earn More Than $160,000 for Caring for Their Kids

While many would agree it’s hard to put a monetary value on the efforts of a stay-at-home parent, a new study has contributed to the opposite side of the conversation in a quantifiable way — to the tune of $162,581.

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Study: Children who play year-round sports have less overuse injuries

CINCINNATI (WKRC) – A new study has a word of caution for parents if you have children who play sports.  As spring approaches and the sports season kicks off, there is a new warning today from sports medicine specialist at

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5 parenting trends coming to annoy you in 2019

Humans have been parenting since we crawled out of the water and our tails fell off, but we still can’t agree on how it should be done. Of course, if anyone did crack the code of child-rearing, new methods still

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Kids fight with their parents this many times by the time they’re 18

From slammed doors and screams of “I hate you” to bedtime battles, children have over 4,200 arguments with their parents by the age of 18, according to a new survey. With an average of five battles a week for 16

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Lunchtime Trivia Wednesday, December 5

This Lunchtime Trivia had people thinking of all sorts of old fashioned items that might have come in handy, and mostly had the idea right that it was something you would still find Today. Our Question was: This was invented

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Drivers Are Not Stopping For School Buses

School buses transport kids around every day for school bringing thousands of students to and from their day’s education; but it seems like it’s the drivers who need to learn an important lesson – Stop for Buses whose lights are

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Keep Kids Entertained For End Of Summer

We’re coming up to the second half of the summer and the kids might start to complain about being bored. So what do you do about that? While summer vacations are a great thing to occupy some time, as is

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Unbirthday Party Sunday July 8

If you remember the Kindness for Kaitlin campaign that came about in the late winter, it’s a campaign of Birthday cards for a young lady in Brantford who has Williams Syndrome and felt like she had no friends. Well, the

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Sportsmanship On Display This Week

This past week had one fantastic example of sportsmanship on display and much of the world got to see it as a couple of friends who grew up playing little league together ended up facing off as their high school

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5 Moms Share The Most Stereotypical Dad Thing Their Partners Have Ever Done

Jac “I ask him to do something, or even if he just says he is going to do something, and then an hour has passed and it still hasn’t happened, so I get up and start doing it and then

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Q#1 Lunchtime Trivia Tuesday, March 20

Q: This study says it takes parents 3 1/2 months to get over this. What is it?   A: Empty nest syndrome   Source Huffington Post Image via Twitter user @kristymccay

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