It Doesn't Have to Hurt

New study looks at the role siblings can play in a child’s experience with pain

“Painful experiences are common for children and there’s lots of things parents and families can do to help make that experience go smoother, so we’re hoping that this study might be able to contribute to that so that families can learn more about what they can do when their child is in pain”

PhD student, Meghan Schinkel, was featured in a CTV News Atlantic Housecall – click here to watch the video and read the online story.


IWK Health Centre
Centre for Pediatric Pain Research
Dalhousie University