Should a child with a runny nose be excluded from school or daycare?

With the return to school of thousands of children will begin the season of colds, flu and other respiratory illnesses. The COVID-19 pandemic is far from over in Quebec and many parents are wondering: what symptoms justify a child being excluded from school or daycare? • Read also: LIVE | The latest developments on the … Read more

COVID-19: How will we manage colds in daycare and school this fall?

The start of the school year is approaching, but parents have not finished reconciling telework and children at home. As cold and flu season approaches, babies with just one symptom of coronavirus – even a simple sore throat – will have to stay home. While the measurement may seem overkill – after all, preschoolers are … Read more

COVID-19: How will we manage colds in daycare and school this fall?

The start of the school year is approaching, but parents have not finished reconciling telework and children at home. As cold and flu season approaches, babies with just one symptom of coronavirus – even a simple sore throat – will have to stay home. While the measurement may seem overkill – after all, preschoolers are … Read more

Babies who spend more than 10 hours in daycare centers subject to chronic ‘stress’ and future illnesses

Pedopsychiatrist Pedro Caldeira da Silva warns that babies and children who spend, on average, 10 to 12 hours in daycare centers and gardens if childhood are subject to chronic stress that can cause diseases in adults such as hypertension or cancer. Portugal has “a very sad record, it is one of the countries in the … Read more