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Teen screen time a pain in the neck

Four in ten teens have suffered back or neck pain from too much time slouched in front of a screen, researchers say.

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Always putting it off? Blame your parents

Procrastination is in the genes, say scientists who studied twins about how much they caused delays.

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Big family equals lower test scores

Children from large families do worse in the classroom, according to a study.

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Province gets healthcare rolling
November 26 2013 at 12:34

Hundreds of young children from rural and poorer schools in the Western Cape will have health services on their doorstep.

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Schools ‘have right to sue’
November 25 2013 at 12:22

The Independent Schools Association has defended the right of member schools to sue parents who default on fees.

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‘Chatrooms may do more harm than good’
November 22 2013 at 12:01

Vulnerable teenagers going online are at increased risk of self-harm and even suicide, according to a study.

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Nanny McPhee’s birds and bees
November 21 2013 at 15:03

Actress Emma Thompson wrote a sex "handbook" to help her daughter cope with online pressures.

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Kids today are slower than parents
November 21 2013 at 12:31

Kids worldwide run slower than their parents did, and a big reason why is because they are heavier, researchers say.

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216 Cape schools go no-fee
November 20 2013 at 12:15

More than 200 schools have accepted the Western Cape Education Department’s offer to become no-fee schools.

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First thousand days campaign launched
November 20 2013 at 12:14

Of SA’s estimated five million under-fives, only half a million have access to early childhood learning.

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Video: Do rabbits make good pets?
November 20 2013 at 09:30

People get rabbits thinking that they are great low-maintenance starter pets.

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I spy new way to while away a car trip
November 18 2013 at 15:02

From iPads to smartphones, there are a lot of ways to keep children occupied on long car journeys.

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The teen boys who have manorexia
November 19 2013 at 14:57

New data suggests that eating disorders are a growing problem among teenage boys.

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