Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Fact Sheet, 2020
Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a condition whereby infants who are exposed to particular substances in the womb experience a variety of withdrawal symptoms shortly after they are born. This fact sheet shares information about the signs and symptoms of NAS, treatment, at-home care recommendations, and potential long-term outcomes.
The Baby Human
Imagine you’re suddenly thrust into a world where you can’t speak, can barely move, and must unravel the meaning behind a maze of sounds and sights in order to survive. This is the world of the baby.
For the first time, experience the first two years of a child’s life just as they do. This groundbreaking program reveals what only the little ones know. What is their most profound need? How do they REALLY see their parents? What does it feel like to struggle to walk or learn to speak?
It’s an incredible journey each of us has taken – but none of us remember. Get a carpet-and-crib-eye view of the baby’s world as they take their first humorous, death-defying, wondrous steps into life.
Episodes include: To Walk, To Think, and To Talk. Also includes segments on baby trivia, and common baby names and their meanings.SKU: 5-V-527
Good sleep among infants and young children is important for their physical, mental, and emotional well-being. This brochure, designed for use with parents and caregivers, explains what can affect your child’s sleep, how parents and caregivers can help their child go to sleep, and sleep guidelines for children 0-6 years old.SKU: 5-802
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Reducing the Risk in the Circle of Life
Graham Greene narrates this video that describes strategies for reducing the occurrence of SIDS. Discussion of SIDS and the risk reduction strategies involve key interviews with Aboriginal parents, health professionals, and an Elder. The video is accompanied by a study guide, which can be used to lead group discussion. Audience: expectant parents, caregivers, health professionals.Audience: Expectant parents, caregivers, and health professionals.SKU: 2-V-204