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This pamphlet will explain: ; What early labour is ; What early labour feels like ; What you can do for comfort in early labour ; What to do if you need more help coping with contractions ; When to call your doctor or midwife ; The pamphlet also shows example labour positions.
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Punjabi language: Many injuries and deaths can be prevented with the right use of child car seats. As many as 80% to 90% of car seats are used incorrectly, so make sure you know how to install and use yours correctly.
Overview of what allergic reactions are and how to treat and prevent them.
Provides general information for families coming to Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children for assessment. Including: directions, transportation, parking, accommodation, meals, etc.
This patient handout provides a description on asthma action plan for asthma treatment. There are two patient handouts - one for children ages 1-5 and one for children ages 6-18.
This 1 page pamphlet for parents explains what an Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) test is, and what you can do to prepare for the test in Punjabi.
This pamphlet provides information about the Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) Test, which measures how the hearing nerve and brainstem respond to sounds. It includes how the test is done, explains why your child must be asleep during the test, and eating and drinking instructions in Punjabi.
This booklet summarizes the BC Consensus Statement on Hip Surveillance for children with cerebral palsy, which was developed in 2011 and 2012 by parents of these children, and lots of nurses and physicians across BC.
In Punjabi, this pamphlet provides information to parents about Synagis, a medication that helps a child's body fight off a serious respiratory syncytial virus, also called RSV.
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides information for parents about respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) including symptoms and how to protect children against RSV.
Punjabi language: Answers frequently asked questions about blood transfusions for adults.
Punjabi language: Answers frequently asked questions about blood transfusions for children.
This pamphlet, in Punjabi, addresses the pain of childbirth, what an epidural is, how it is done, and possible side effects.
This is the multilingual version of this DVD. The audio of the DVD is in English, with subtitles in Korean, Punjabi, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese. ; Eating disorders in the family can make meal times extremely difficult for youth, parents, and siblings. This video demonstrates strateg…
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet includes helpful tips for parents about helping children cope with medical procedures and surgery.
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet offers tips and strategies for helping your child prepare for surgery. There's separate sections with tips for infants, toddlers, preschooler age children, school-age children, and teens.
This video provides strategies to help parents and families provide structure and support to youth with eating disorders before, during and after meals.
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides information on how caregivers can affect how their children cope during a medical procedure. It includes suggested activities and behaviours for parents to demonstrate that will be helpful for their child's coping.
Forms are written in English
Written in Punjabi, the Healthy Living ... It's in Everyone toolkit for families includes information, tools and resources on healthy living for families who have a child or youth with mental health challenges, including tips from families across BC. Healthy living topics include healthy eating, ph…
Information in Punjabi about Fentanyl, a pain reliever administered to help women cope with the pain of labour.
Information on the importance of helping children keep their first language in Punjabi.
In Punjabi, provides helpful tips and exercises pregnant women can do when on bedrest.
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides a log for mothers to keep track of their infant's feeding and bowel movements.
Written in Hindi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describe …
Written in Punjabi, this booklet is designed to help parents and educators identify and manage school-aged ; children who are demonstrating movement problems typical of children with Developmental ; Coordination Disorder (DCD). Based on research evidence, the purpose of this booklet is to ; describ…
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet for parents describing the medication acetaminophen (also known as "Tylenol" or "Abenol.") Includes section where you can write in your own information to bring to your pharmacist.
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides a list of questions that parents have found to be the most important to ask a doctor before a child's surgery.
Written in Punjabi, and developed by the Surgical Day Care Department, this pamphlet provides parents with answers to the most commonly asked questions when you have a child in the post anesthetic recovery room.
Are you the parent of a trans or gender-diverse youth, and find yourself needing some answers? This booklet provides some answers to some of the most common questions parents have about gender identity, family, and supporting your child. Available in English and Simplified Chinese.
A two page pamphlet written in Punjabi that provides information for new parents about newborn screening.
This pamphlet (written in Punjabi) provides information for women returning home after giving birth at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Includes 'taking care of yourself', & 'taking care of your baby': a list of signs to watch out for and when to call the doctor or midwife.
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/T24136Punjabi_WelcomeFamilyInfoAboutYourStay for Web.pdf
Provides information (in Punjabi) about your stay at hospital, including visiting hours; length of stay; rooming in; refreshments; telephone; personal supplies; lounges and government forms.
This four page pamphlet is in Punjabi and provides information about the two main types of anesthesia for a cesarean delivery: how they are given and the benefits and drawbacks of each. By using this information you and your anesthesiologist can make the best choice for you.
Written in Punjabi, this pamphlet provides helpful information for families whose child is going to have a general anesthetic. Information includes: what it is; how it is given; side effects; what to expect; and what they can do to help.
"Kharaab Daru is a Punjabi alcohol video with English subtitles. This video offers a creative and informative look at alcohol misuse in the Punjabi community residing in a North American context. Punjabi speaking professionals, along with individuals impacted by alcohol, share their knowledge with …
This pamphlet provides instructions for all pregnant women on how to monitor their baby's movements. Topics include: Why should I count my baby's movements? When do I start counting my baby's movements? and How to count my baby's movements. Pamphlet in Punjabi.
This one page pamphlet provides information on how you will feel after surgery, how to keep safe after surgery and how to help yourself recover from surgery at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre. Written in Punjabi.
This 16 page handout has been divided into three parts to provide information to women who have just given vaginal or cesarean birth. Information provided in three sections: who and when to call for help, taking care of yourelf, and taking care of your newborn baby. Written in Punjabi.
Healthy snacks are an important part of what young children need to eat everyday. Tips, advice and suggestions from Canada's Food Guide to Healthy Eating.
This 9-minute captioned CD is to educate parents-to-be, the public and health care professionals on the vital importance of early detection and its impact on a child's speech, language and social development. Available in many languages.