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15 June 2016, 3:30pm
Porn strips kids of their childhood - study
Porn strips kids of their childhood - study

Pornographic material leaves many children at risk of becoming desensitised to its impact, say researchers.

15 June 2016, 10:00am
#MillionComforts aims for 2020 goal
#MillionComforts aims for 2020 goal

Independent Media, in partnership with Dis-Chem and the Dis-Chem Foundation is embarking on a second year of the Million Comforts campaign.

14 June 2016, 10:11am
TB meningitis ‘fully treatable if detected early’
TB meningitis ‘fully treatable if detected early’

TBM can be devastating for children, yet the disease can be treated if caught in time, says a local paediatric neurologist.

13 June 2016, 10:08am
UK schools to allow gender-neutral uniform
UK schools to allow gender-neutral uniform

Boys will be allowed to wear skirts and girls to wear trousers under new 'gender-neutral' uniform policies introduced across the UK.

9 June 2016, 11:27am
The Shuga way to safe sex
The Shuga way to safe sex

Watching television can have a big impact on young people's attitudes towards HIV and Aids and safe sex.

6 June 2016, 10:07am
Why teenage boys are so gawky
Why teenage boys are so gawky

Sudden growth spurts leave teen boys unco-ordinated because their brains have not had time to adjust to their rapid increase ...

3 June 2016, 8:00pm
How 130 notes made a difference
How 130 notes made a difference

After a teen attempted suicide, a teacher set out to show her students they are special.

3 June 2016, 10:32am
Shoeless children do better at school - study
Shoeless children do better at school - study

Children who learn with no shoes on are more likely to do better than peers with footwear, a decade-long study has revealed.

3 June 2016, 10:04am
SA kids really big on social media
SA kids really big on social media

Despite the rise of cellphones in the country, South African children spend the majority of their time on the computer, says a new study.