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Understanding Colic in Babies

Oct 28 2019     /     , , , , ,

What is baby colic? It’s estimated that up to 40% of all infants have colic. It usually starts between the 3rd and 6th week after birth and ends by the time the baby is 3 to 4 months old. According to the Canadian Pediatric Society, colicky babies have long periods of inconsolable crying and hard-to-calm […]

Before you leave for your vacation …

Mar 2 2018     /     , , , , ,

Your kids are so excited they can’t sleep. The bags are packed, the hotels are booked and you’re checked in for your flights.  You want to make this family vacation as stress-free as possible—so you’ve made a list and checked it twice. But is purchasing emergency medical travel coverage on that list? While thinking about […]

Does your family have health and dental benefits?

Mar 2 2018     /     , , , , ,

While most Canadian’s receive basic coverage for doctors and hospitals through our publicly –funded, national and provincial health care systems, you may still have to pay out-of-pocket for some services. This is why benefits providers, such as Alberta Blue Cross, offer employer-sponsored group and individual and family benefit coverage plans. Why do you need health […]