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What’s with teen hysteria over Malik?

Teens are so distraught that mental health groups are advising counsel? What is driving this outburst of emotion?

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Kids will eat veggies if you cook them right

Children just hate all vegetables, no matter how tasty you make them, right?

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TV can have lifelong toll on health

Plonk your child in front of the TV – and risk creating a life-long couch potato, warn scientists.

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Praise for sexual diversity course
October 29 2014 at 11:50

The first 130 students who completed UWC's Sexual Diversity and the Role of Educators course have received their certificates.

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Are girls done with Barbie?
October 27 2014 at 13:59

Barbie is still the world's best-selling doll but her crown is slipping fast.

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Helping children with OCD
October 24 2014 at 11:48

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?
October 23 2014 at 12:13

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
October 22 2014 at 13:52

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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Depression is very real among children
October 22 2014 at 12:00

No one expects children to be depressed, but what we do not expect, we do not catch, say experts.

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Mom’s petition gets toys removed
October 22 2014 at 12:00

Toys R Us is pulling its collectible dolls based on the characters of the Breaking Bad TV series.

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Exercise could improve your child’s reading
October 21 2014 at 11:50

Physically fit children have faster and more robust brain responses during reading, scientists claim.

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Santa Shoebox one-stop shop
October 16 2014 at 13:49

If you are taking part in the Santa Shoebox project this year, life just got a little easier.

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E-learning to revolutionise teacher’s role
October 16 2014 at 11:59

Innovations in technology are dramatically lowering the previously prohibitive cost of deploying e-learning solutions on a large scale.

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