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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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What’s not to like about a thigh gap?
July 11 2014 at 14:20

Social media has promoted an obsession with an ultra-thin body trend, writes Amanda Mascarelli.

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Why SA children fail the health grade
July 11 2014 at 11:43

South African children are unhealthier now than they ever have been, a study suggests.

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Cult of skinny chic is stronger than ever
July 10 2014 at 11:54

Sarah Vine - who calls herself a failed anorexic - is worried about her daughter's coming teenage years...

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Kids ‘get round social media rules’
July 9 2014 at 12:11

More than half of British children aged seven to 11 have profiles on social networking sites.

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Popular at school, failure in life?
July 8 2014 at 14:50

Those who are less popular as teenagers end up doing better in life than their 'cooler' peers, a study suggests.

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Education centre pops up at V&A Waterfront
July 8 2014 at 12:05

Visitors to Cape Town's V&A Waterfront can now visit an early childhood development centre.

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One drink at 14 makes a binge drinker?
July 7 2014 at 14:43

Early experience of alcohol was found to be a 'powerful' predictor for those who will go on to get drunk regularly.

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Top Cape schools in enrolment rush
July 3 2014 at 11:00

Places at Cape Town schools – particularly schools which achieve excellent results – are filling up fast for next year.

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Slang guide may save your kid’s life
July 2 2014 at 13:56

To parents they are a bewildering jumble of letters – but these codes may be the first clue to cyber-bullying.

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A checklist on how to play outside?
July 2 2014 at 10:59

A council in Britain has decided children need a 13-point checklist telling them exactly how to play outdoors.

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