Colds, Flus, and other common ailments

It can be a big worry not knowing what your child is experiencing and whether you should be concerned enough for you to see a doctor.

Call Telehealth Ontario.

It is a free and confidential calling service where you get to speak directly to a registered nurse, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Speaking to a qualified health professional may help in assessing your symptoms and helping you decide your best first step. Telehealth Ontario can help you decide whether to care for yourself, make an appointment with your doctor, go to a clinic, contact a community service or go to a hospital emergency room.


Below, please find information sheets on a variety of common ailments. Should you have any recommendations, please contact us and we’ll research the information and share it with our families. Qujannamiik!


Fifth disease

Flu versus Colds

Hand Foot Mouth disease