'Clean eating' craze can fuel eating disorders in teenage girls, nutritionists warn.
More than 600 000 online applications for 2017 have been processed, the Gauteng education department says.
Sixty-seven people aim to summit Mount Kilimanjaro to raise funds for girls who can't afford sanitary towels.
The Caring4-Girls initiative, with which Independent Media is partnered, supplies sanitary pads to about 270 000 girls.
More than 32 000 Grade 4 girls received the first of two doses of the human papillomavirus vaccine.
Psychology professor Sonia Livingstone goes through a typical day in the life of a teenager.
The number of American teens with marijuana-related problems fell by 24 percent between 2002 and 2013.
A new art exhibition showcases the work of talented children from disadvantaged backgrounds.
To mark the start of Child Protection Week, Nacsa revealed its plans to build on its Courage campaign.
Kiddie beauty pageants are often criticised for their sexualisation of girls.
The Tale Of Kitty-In-Boots will be Dame Helen Mirren's first audiobook recording and introduce fans to 'a well-behaved prime black Kitty cat'.
As a new mother, Lindsey Roberts has been thinking a lot about what she wants birthdays to look like in her family.
Celebrities who post sexualised selfies on social media are doing serious damage to young fans, a psychologist says.
A non-speaking autistic teen's letter to a police officer stunned his parents and therapist.
Apple juice is ideal for treating mild gastroenteritis in children and better than many over-the-counter products, doctors say.