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Manage your child’s lockdown anxiety

Children may struggle to communicate how they feel during an ongoing health crisis. Here’s how to recognise signs that they’re anxious and best support them. Give age-appropriate information Reiterate that COVID-19 is ‘something like the flu or a cold’ in order…

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4 common home-based hazards

Discover these leading causes of injury – and how to avoid them. Cuts, scrapes, burns and accidental poisoning are all common household accidents that can mean a call to ER24 or a trip to the emergency centre. Create a safe environment…

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Stay warm – and safe!

Heating your home during winter is associated with certain risks, such as electric shocks, burns, carbon monoxide poisoning and smoke inhalation. Here’s how to minimise the danger. As the temperatures drop, the need to keep your home warm increases. Because heating…

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The dangers of pill abuse

Many people believe prescription drugs are harmless and not as bad as illegal street drugs, such as cocaine or heroin. However, the misuse of prescription drugs can lead to a dangerous addiction. Do you automatically reach for painkillers when you have…

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