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Helping children with OCD

Dr Anand Ramphal looks at what can be done to help children with obsessive compulsive disorder.

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Do teens need sext education?

We probably can't stop kids from sexting. So we might as well talk with them about it, writes Zara Kessler.

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Children talk more to moms than dads

Children are more likely to talk to their mother than their father about issues that matter to them, says a study.

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Swimming safety now on your phone
August 12 2014 at 13:57

Parents can now check whether their child is swimming safely - by using their iPhone.

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‘No clear plan’ to stop child malnutrition
August 12 2014 at 11:55

Malnutrition is threatening the future of many young children, the HSRC has warned in a report.

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A good reason to eat together
August 11 2014 at 13:53

Research suggests parents striving to bring up well-behaved children should insist on family dinnertime.

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Shipping containers keep educare afloat
August 11 2014 at 12:04

A small centre in Khayelitsha is showcasing an affordable innovation for early childhood development.

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Kiddie ads off the menu?
August 11 2014 at 12:04

The Department of Health wants to pull the plug on the marketing of junk food and sweetened beverages to children.

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How healthy snacks ruin children’s teeth
August 5 2014 at 12:01

The UK has seen a steady increase in the number of children needing extensive dental work to save baby teeth.

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Fertility problems: Mental health risk for kids
August 5 2014 at 11:58

Children born to women with fertility problems are more at risk of suffering psychiatric disorders, warn researchers.

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Reading well at 7 sets you up for life
August 4 2014 at 12:08

Children who can read well by the age of seven are more intelligent in later years, scientists have found.

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For children, encouragement is key
August 4 2014 at 12:08

Encouragement and praise might at first glance seem like the same thing, but they are actually very different.

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Managing change at top Pretoria school
August 1 2014 at 11:34

Val Boje talks to outgoing Pretoria High School for Girls headmistress Penny McNair about her years at the helm.

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