Healthy Living Magazine



Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Strong Communities: A Buffer Against Bullying

What feelings are evoked when you hear about stories such as the alleged rape and resulting year-and-a-half of bullying that prompted teen Rehtaeh Parsons to hang herself? For some of us it’s anger, others frustration or maybe a desire for change. But what do we change? Prime Minister Stephen Harper referred to bullying as ‘criminal

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

The Family Stress of Bullying

Imagine finding out that your child is being hurt by another child… and at the opposite end of that stressful extreme, imagine that you were told your child is hurting other children. By Cheryl Patterson Parents of...

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

How to Combat the Stress of Bullying

Amanda Todd, 15, Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Jamie Hubley, 15, Ottawa, Ontario, Mitchell Wilson, 11, Pickering, Ontario, are just a few of a string of recent youth suicides in Canada, resulting from bullying. A study by The...