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How the write stuff can improve life

Elizabeth Tenety finds a way to cope better with the working mother blues.

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When you grow up – be rich!

One in five parents want their child to grow up to be wealthy rather than happy, a survey has revealed.

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Judge tells parents to be strict with teens

The job of parents is to make their children do the things they do not want to do, a family law judge says.

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No jab, no pay for Aussie parents

Australian is to adopt a policy blocking parents who refuse to vaccinate their children from accessing benefits.

Caesarean births can be dangerous - r ...

A new investigation into Caesarean-section deaths shows that this method is dogged by problems.

How puppy dog eyes melt our hearts

Eye contact between humans and dogs sparks a surge in powerful 'bonding’ hormones, scientists say.

Keeping crime at bay… in the family w ...

Two Capetonians are filming a self-defence series targeted at pregnant women, writes Nontando Mposo.

‘I don’t get a good night’s sleep’

Dr Darren Green has advice for a man who is not sleeping well.