Nutrition Tips Winter 2015
Children who have meals with their family not only eat better and are healthier; they learn to socialize and do better in school. Family meals give a time and place to keep up with what is going on with everyone, help each other out, and tell family stories. Enjoying family meals help to keep food in its place as only one of life's great pleasures. Pay attention to the food and enjoy it when it is time to eat, forget about it between times. A rushed morning without breakfast can make eating well challenging. Try these quick breakfast ideas: http://tinyurl.com/nn6b95d A long afternoon commute can make eating well challenging. Pack a snack for the afternoon before your ride so you aren’t over hungry when you get home. Healthy food choices at home and at school can help students do better in school and be healthier over all. Part of learning about healthy eating is practicing. If your children’s’ school does not teach food preparation, ask your school administration how you can help to support offering classes. Snack foods like chips, candy, and pop fill children up, but don’t supply any of the nutrition they need to grow and learn. These foods should not be offered in school. Help the school community council and school administration in your children’s school to promote healthy foods in the school.
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Emergency Room Services
Sun Country Health Region has six hospital/health centres which provide 24-hour emergency care/ seven days a week.
1.St. Joseph's Hospital in Estevan -
2. Weyburn General Hospital -
3. Arcola Health Centre
4. Galloway Health Centre in Oxbow
5. Kipling Memorial Health Centre -
6. Radville Marian Health Centre,
If you need an ambulance, please call 911.
See facilities map on this website for distances between facilities. http://www.suncountry.sk.ca/map/findex/menu_id/94/pN/facilities-by-community-map