This Month's Issue

Welcome to our October issue! 

In our feature article this month, Emily Cherkin explains why excessive screen time is a major public health issue and how we can address it.

A teacher offers some important advice for parents in the article, What to Do When Your Child Has Been Diagnosed With Special Needs. We also have a useful list of tech resources that help support kids with learning and attention issues. 

Planning a baby shower in the future? If so, you need to check out these adorable ideas for a gender-neutral shower

Finally, if you fancy an autumnal adventure, get planning now with our nifty roundup of Fall Events and Activities to Celebrate Harvest Season, Halloween and Beyond.

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