Parents of first-time schoolgoers are taking strain as the price of school items are hard on their pockets.
One in eight children have never been given a book as a present, according to a study.
Sarah Silverman is considering freezing her eggs.
The City of Cape Town encourages vaccinations and check-ups ahead of school year.
Video causes stir on YouTube, but will leave you with some thought-provoking questions.
Casey Seidenberg provides a list of preferable options when talking to your kids about food.
A new study suggests that children have two ways of reacting to food.
A toy company has been accused of cruelty for selling a car driven by caged crickets. [VIDEO]
Wonderful transformations occur inside the bodies of tweens and teens, and many directly affect the way they eat or relate to food.
It's probably the only job description that prescribes the size of your waistline...
Mphathi Nxumalo interviewed some Santas to find out how they keep jolly during the silly season.
New findings add to concerns that girls are becoming increasingly obsessed about their body image.
Cape Town-based Mala Bryan has broken the mould with her range of ethnic dolls, writes Nontando Mposo.
Tablet computers are leaving young pupils too weak to grip a pencil, warns a leading British headteacher.
South African kids are scampering to get their hands on the latest edutainment products.