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23 days ago
Let babies cry themselves to sleep - study
Let babies cry themselves to sleep - study

Scientists say babies sleep more soundly and wake less often in the night if they are left to soothe themselves.

23 days ago
Experts find link between jaundice treatment, cancer
Experts find link between jaundice treatment, cancer

Light therapy given to thousands of newborns each year could trigger leukaemia and kidney cancer, doctors have warned.

31 days ago
Meet three identical babies
Meet three identical babies

Roman, Rocco and Rohan have beaten remarkable odds - the naturally-conceived triplets are genetically identical.

35 days ago
Copycats? No, babies just love making faces
Copycats? No, babies just love making faces

The question of whether babies copied has been fiercely debated since the 1980s.

41 days ago
What to feed your little one - recipes
What to feed your little one - recipes

Solid foods are a sensory adventure for a baby. Here are a few ideas on what to offer and what is best to avoid.

43 days ago
The shadowy world of perinatal depression
The shadowy world of perinatal depression

Suicidal after her first child's birth, an unexpected friendship saved Molly Jacobs James from a dark cloud of depression.

44 days ago
Finding gender stereotypes in a baby’s cry
Finding gender stereotypes in a baby’s cry

Studies in which adults listened to babies crying found we pigeonhole them according to sex.

57 days ago
Modern parenting: ‘We’ve lost the plot’
Modern parenting: ‘We’ve lost the plot’

Modern mothers have damaged society by treating babies like 'tin gods', according to a leading maternity expert.

58 days ago
Charlotte, princess of toys
Charlotte, princess of toys

Britain's Princess Charlotte has just turned one - and is knee-deep in expensive gifts.

28 Apr '16, 6:00pm
'Why we adopted black embryos'
'Why we adopted black embryos'

Aaron Halbert and his wife are white evangelical Christians. Here's why they chose to give birth to black triplets. [VIDEO].

26 Apr '16, 4:00pm
Can babies be bribed? Not easily
Can babies be bribed? Not easily

A study suggests that that even babies try to avoid dealing with social wrongdoers - up to a point.

12 Apr '16, 08:54am
Would you let a stranger breastfeed your baby?
Would you let a stranger breastfeed your baby?

Ronja Wiedenbeck was delighted when five strangers offered to breastfeed her son while she was sick in hospital.

08 Apr '16, 4:00pm
Hi honey, it’s your mommy
Hi honey, it’s your mommy

Leopold Reppond, who suffers from a rare disorder, can finally see the world through a better view. [VIDEO].

22 Mar '16, 6:00pm
Nappy changing? It’s daddy’s duty
Nappy changing? It’s daddy’s duty

Fathers are taking on the lion's share of the night-time chores and seem to be enjoying less sleep than mothers, a survey has found.

22 Mar '16, 08:41am
Call for breastfeeding in public spaces
Call for breastfeeding in public spaces

A child expert is calling for companies and public transport operators across SA to set aside dedicated places to allow breastfeeding.