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Fruit juice to blame for rotting teeth - study

Dentists say the problem is often caused by well-meaning parents giving toddlers sugar-laden drinks in bottles.

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Infant death target won’t be reached - study

A United Nations target for slashing infant deaths will be missed, experts said.

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How to childproof your home
August 26 2014 at 11:41

When your baby is showing the first signs of crawling, you should take steps to make your home safe, writes Marlette Visagie.

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Another good reason to breastfeed baby
August 19 2014 at 11:46

Being breastfed as a baby might be better than statins in staving off heart disease in later life.

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Viruses found in cot death cases
August 15 2014 at 11:22

A Stellenbosch University study may provide some answers on cot deaths.

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Row over baby formula adverts
August 12 2014 at 11:58

Laws against the marketing of baby formula in SA are being violated, a survey carried out by Unicef shows.

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Breast is best and support is critical
August 11 2014 at 12:03

Working mothers need bosses to back continued breastfeeding.

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SA women need breastfeeding support
August 8 2014 at 11:28

Yes, people know breast is best, but are we supportive of mothers, asks Unicef nutritional specialist Chantell Witten.

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I fed my newborns formula to keep them alive
August 7 2014 at 12:03

Darlena Cunha still feels guilty for resorting to bottle-feeding her babies after exhausting all other options.

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Mother’s milk for smart kids
August 7 2014 at 12:03

Make sure you feed your newborn nothing but breast milk for the first six months of its life if you want a smart child.

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Talk show host breastfeeds on air
August 6 2014 at 13:57

Radio presenter Redi Tlhabi has been saddened by responses she got from desperate mothers...

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Too much pram time a bad idea
August 6 2014 at 12:02

Young children left in prams and baby seats for too long and too often could be affected for life, an expert says.

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