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Get slang savvy to protect your child

If you thought you had teenage internet-speak cracked by getting to grips, think again.

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What to do about a bump on the head

Lorraine Candy has seen her share of childhood accidents...

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‘My daughter’s jealous of her baby sister’

Without the added threat of having a little sister come in and take Mom away, being four is already a pretty rough gig, says Meghan Leahy.

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Remake the mould used for raising men
November 19 2014 at 14:22

What makes possible the systematic violence against girls and women is the harmful socialisation of boys, says Crispin Hemson.

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Why can’t a princess be disabled?
November 18 2014 at 13:34

Keston Ott-Dahl wants the world to know that her Down syndrome daughter also needs role models.

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‘Moms give daughters edge at work’
November 18 2014 at 11:44

Women are more emotionally intelligent than men because of the way their mothers spoke to them, according to a study.

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Can parents boost children's IQ?
November 17 2014 at 13:19

Charles Murray looks at research that indicates that parents have no real effect on their children's IQ.

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Jamie Oliver and the chilli punishment
November 17 2014 at 12:08

TV chef Jamie Oliver says he gives his children hot peppers if they misbehave.

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Why you can’t fix things for your child
November 14 2014 at 13:13

Michelle Icard says trying to change the people who hurt your child is a waste of time...

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The torture of homework
November 13 2014 at 13:32

Lorraine Candy's children are at a school where they have 'Open Homework'. Don't ask what that is...

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Proud parents of three precious gifts
November 12 2014 at 13:21

Goodwill and Nkhwangwe Kekana always wanted children. So they adopted three...

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Baby no 3 not such a joy - study
November 12 2014 at 11:36

While their first two children increase parents' happiness, the third does not, a report on thousands of families shows.

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Top medics welcome child-seat law
November 12 2014 at 07:37

Head of Red Cross Children's Hospital trauma unit says new regulations could save thousands of young lives.

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