Archive for November, 2010

Prepare for Pregnancy & Parenthood.

Friday, November 12th, 2010

If there’s a baby in your future… Choose a healthy life style now!
A healthy life style before pregnancy is a positive step towards building a healthy baby.

Planning for a pregnancy should begin long before a baby is conceived.
Begin with a plan to…

Each healthy choice you make now makes a difference for your health and the health of your unborn child.

National Child Day

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

November 20th is National Child Day.

National Child Day celebrates two historic events for children: Canada’s adoption of the United Nations’ Declaration on the Rights of the Child (1959) and Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989).

N.C.D gives recognition to children as important and valued members of our society. It reminds us that children need love and respect to grow to their full potential.

The child shall have the right to freedom of expression; this right shall include freedom to seek, receive and impart information and ideas of all kinds, regardless of frontiers, either orally, in writing or in print, in the form of art, or through other media of the child’s choice.”

Health Before Pregnancy Makes a Difference

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Start today by ordering a free copy of  “Health Before Pregnancy Makes a Difference” information package. To order call Durham Health Connection Line at 905-666-6241 or 1-800-841-2729.