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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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Condoms in school ‘will send wrong message’
July 21 2014 at 12:02

A school governing body association says distributing condoms in schools could send the wrong message.

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Testing new framework for teaching kids
July 18 2014 at 11:58

The national curriculum framework for children younger than four will be put to the test in 100 Early Childhood Development centres.

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Rice milk warning for children
July 18 2014 at 11:57

Children should not drink rice milk because it can contain harmful levels of arsenic, scientists warned.

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Asthma drugs suppress child growth - study
July 17 2014 at 14:46

Experts cautioned that the growth effects were minimal and should not prompt asthma patients to stop taking their medication.

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Remember importance of play - experts
July 17 2014 at 12:05

Early Childhood Development centres to start in January, 2015.

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Mixed reactions to Grade R plans
July 16 2014 at 14:52

The move to drop the age of schoolchildren entering the pre-education system has been met with mixed reactions.

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Lower school-going age, says Motshekga
July 16 2014 at 09:48

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced that government intends amending the South African Schools Act.

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Let them eat vleis - Noakes
July 16 2014 at 07:56

Children should be eating animal organs instead of carbohydrates such as pap, says sport scientist Tim Noakes.

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Mag tells teens to flirt with friends’ dads
July 15 2014 at 14:52

Teen Tatler criticised after encouraging children to flirt with their friends' fathers to get invited on holidays.

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Written rules work best for kids - experts
July 14 2014 at 14:45

Researchers discover that the 'authority of the written' word extends to children as young as four.

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