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'Limit kids to 30 minutes on devices'

Children who spend more than 30 minutes on their iPads in one sitting could be sowing the seeds for pain later in life.

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Social sites linked to teen depression

Teens who spend more than two hours a day on social networking sites are more likely to have mental health problems.

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When the kids won't move out

Economic times are tough on young adults, so many move back home. Alyssia Birjalal reports

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How boys get behind at school
July 7 2015 at 13:02

Boys lag behind girls academically by the age of five, a study has found.

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Kids think gaming is exercise - study
July 6 2015 at 13:00

Almost one in four children think playing videogames with friends is a form of exercise, a survey has found.

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Lazy teens have weak muscle strength
July 3 2015 at 13:26

Lazy teenagers who shun walking could be doing themselves more harm than they realise.

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Let’s make a den!
July 3 2015 at 11:56

There’s nothing more magical for children - or grown-ups, writes Bel Mooney.

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UK teachers meddle in kids' lunches
July 3 2015 at 09:33

Parents furious as teachers win the right to inspect pupils’ lunchboxes.

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Sports make kids smarter
July 2 2015 at 15:16

Researchers find kids who play sports at a young age perform better in the classroom.

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‘Is book on gay couples appropriate for kids?’
July 2 2015 at 13:36

Steven Petrow tells a concerned grandmother to let her faith be bigger than her fear.

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Mentoring kids: Try it, just an hour a week
July 2 2015 at 11:26

The importance - never mind the joy - of being a mentor can't be oversold, writes Janet Smith.

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New emphasis on physical education
June 29 2015 at 11:56

The Basic Education Department and the Physical Education Institute of SA want to encourage physical education at schools.

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School deadline looms for W Cape parents
June 25 2015 at 12:42

Western Cape parents have only a few days left to enrol their children in school for the 2016 academic year.

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