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10 Dec '15, 10:05am
How to calm a crying baby - video
How to calm a crying baby - video

A paediatrican shared his special trick for calming a crying baby. That video has had millions of views.

04 Dec '15, 4:08pm
Video: Toddler guide to eating ice cream
Video: Toddler guide to eating ice cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream..... Ahhh brain freeze!.

03 Dec '15, 06:27am
Two more reasons to breastfeed
Two more reasons to breastfeed

Everyone knows how good breastfeeding can be for your child beyond simple nutrition. But what are the benefits for moms?.

27 Nov '15, 05:23am
It's time for baby pictures!
It's time for baby pictures!

Haul out the albums... IOL wants baby pictures. Yours, not your children (that's what Facebook is for).

17 Nov '15, 06:20am
Internet advice: 7 things parents should know
Internet advice: 7 things parents should know

You need to be open-minded and think critically when it comes to online advice for new parents, writes Alice Callahan.

16 Nov '15, 09:10am
A flash mob for tiny babies
A flash mob for tiny babies

On Tuesday, millions of premature babies will be celebrated around the world as part of the World Prematurity Day.

10 Nov '15, 06:18am
How to make your own baby food
How to make your own baby food

Homemade baby food is generally more nutritious than commercially processed food. Casey Seidenberg shows you how to make your own.

06 Nov '15, 06:02am
Breastfeeding may not help cut allergies
Breastfeeding may not help cut allergies

A study of 200 children found that those who were breastfed as babies were just as likely to have hayfever as those who were bottle fed.

02 Nov '15, 10:25am
I'm not your dad, I'm your uncle
I'm not your dad, I'm your uncle

How could a man's unborn twin have fathered his child? Yanan Wang investigates...

29 Oct '15, 06:53am
Coochie coo, guess who’s tickling you
Coochie coo, guess who’s tickling you

Research shows that while they know they have been tickled, very young infants don't know where the touch has come from.

26 Oct '15, 07:06am
New moms need support - give it
New moms need support - give it

Forget the new baby gift; there are better ways to help new parents, writes Sharon Holbrook.

16 Oct '15, 08:58am
Even celebs get postpartum depression
Even celebs get postpartum depression

The news that actress Hayden Panettiere is in treatment for postpartum depression is getting a lot of attention.

16 Oct '15, 06:37am
Gauteng proposes maternal homes
Gauteng proposes maternal homes

The hospital-linked homes aim to detect pregnancy complications early and to cut number of lawsuits, MEC says.

06 Oct '15, 06:19am
Surge in toddlers hurt by falling TVs
Surge in toddlers hurt by falling TVs

The growing popularity of ever larger and thinner TV sets means they are more likely to topple if disturbed by toddlers.

01 Oct '15, 08:53am
C-section babies at higher risk for asthma
C-section babies at higher risk for asthma

Babies born by Caesarean section or fed formula milk are at a higher risk of asthma, scientists fear.