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09 Feb '16, 08:12am
Making the connection with heroes
Making the connection with heroes

The plight of children in care and their role in literature has inspired an exhibition at London's Foundling Museum, writes Etan Smallman.

08 Feb '16, 08:52am
Uber to cater for young children
Uber to cater for young children

Uberfamily started with their trials sessions to test a new service aimed at riders travelling with children under the age of three.

04 Feb '16, 07:40am
School opens doors to blind
School opens doors to blind

A Cape Town school's accommodation of a visually impaired pupil has immensely boosted a campaign to integrate the blind into society.

03 Feb '16, 6:00pm
Why does Facebook allow these groups?
Why does Facebook allow these groups?

Facebook's 'teen dating' groups are every parent's nightmare come to life. By Caitlin Dewey.

02 Feb '16, 4:00pm
What happens to a teen without a phone?
What happens to a teen without a phone?

Leslie Landis gave up her phone for a week - and now thinks tech is addicted to us rather than the other way round.

02 Feb '16, 08:51am
School is about people, places and activities
School is about people, places and activities

There are ways in which teachers and parents can make any child's all-important first school days memorable and motivating.

02 Feb '16, 07:45am
Childhood obesity 'could spiral out of control'
Childhood obesity 'could spiral out of control'

Local retailers may have to do away with sweets and chocolates on their check-out aisles.

02 Feb '16, 07:45am
Rediscovered book catnip for Potter’s fans
Rediscovered book catnip for Potter’s fans

A lost story by famed British children's author Beatrix Potter has been discovered amongst her memorabilia.

01 Feb '16, 08:18am
Watch: The Evolution of Barbie
Watch: The Evolution of Barbie

Imagination comes in all shapes and sizes. That's why the world of Barbie is evolving. #TheDollEvolves.

29 Jan '16, 1:30pm
Pics: Barbie gets a makeover
Pics: Barbie gets a makeover

The new dolls join Barbie's Fashionista line will now feature four body types - traditional, tall, petite and curvy.

28 Jan '16, 09:31am
Warning on antidepressants for teens
Warning on antidepressants for teens

Teenages who take common antidepressants are twice as likely to become suicidal, researchers say.

28 Jan '16, 09:31am
Managing asthma in children
Managing asthma in children

There are so many tricky things about keeping kids with asthma healthy that it's hard to know where to start.

27 Jan '16, 4:00pm
Modern life stealing kids' happiness?
Modern life stealing kids' happiness?

Issues such as cyber-bullying are affecting children’s confidence and self-worth, says British charity ChildLine.

27 Jan '16, 09:08am
Growing pains? Wear a sports bra
Growing pains? Wear a sports bra

Half of girls avoid school sports due to embarrassment or pain caused by their breasts.

26 Jan '16, 10:15am
WHo warns on child obesity
WHo warns on child obesity

At least 41 million children under the age of five are obese or overweight across the globe, says the WHO.