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‘My four-year-old thinks she’s fat’
May 18 2015 at 11:51

Jamie Davis Smith discovers how her seemingly innocuous comments about her weight affects her little girl.

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Whoosh... and you're asleep
May 15 2015 at 13:33

An expert says he has found a way to help people fall asleep... and it's all in the breath.

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Two-thirds of kids unfit - study
May 15 2015 at 11:58

Two thirds of primary school age children are unfit, unable to complete tasks such as running, researchers have warned.

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Not easy to be a dad in a mom's world
May 15 2015 at 11:58

Nevin Martell is a stay-at-home dad - and he is working hard on making moms accept him.

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The great myth about working moms...
May 14 2015 at 13:34

A study of the timetables of successful working mothers concludes we're all faking it, writes Lorraine Candy.

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Can you tell if your child is overweight?
May 14 2015 at 11:53

A study shows that 95 percent of parents think their overweight children look 'just right', writes Lenny Bernstein.

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Alcohol education programme for schools
May 14 2015 at 11:53

Six Cape Town primary schools will take part in a foetal alcohol syndrome educational initiative.

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How to learn to speak cat
May 13 2015 at 13:28

Vet Gary Weitzman says that there are probably one to two dozen different vocalistions per cat. [VIDEO]

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Bullying can be worse than abuse - study
May 13 2015 at 12:15

Being bullied as a child has a more serious long-term effect on mental health than being neglected, research suggests.

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My life as the mom of twins
May 13 2015 at 12:14

Virginia Woodruff wishes she has been more prepared for the cultural expectations surrounding twins.

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Once the baby comes, moms do more
May 12 2015 at 13:33

Brigid Schulte finally talked to her husband about why he was doing so little child care...

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Making divorce easy on children
May 12 2015 at 12:02

Don't assume your toddler will be unaffected by your split. Andrea Kellerman gives advice...

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Banting for children 'a great risk'
May 12 2015 at 11:18

A balanced diet is needed to avoid kidney, bone and other problems. Wilma Stassen reports...

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How to stop your bed being a war zone
May 11 2015 at 13:29

Duvet snatching, snoring, tossing and turning. How to sleep with someone else without conflict...

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A dog is a child’s best friend
May 11 2015 at 12:14

If you want to raise loving, kind children, get them a dog, says Denise Daniels.

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Baby brain is all in the mind
May 11 2015 at 12:14

While pregnant women may believe their memory is worse than usual, a study has found this may not be the case.

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A clue to why autism runs in families - study
May 8 2015 at 11:30

Scientists suggest that autism can be be triggered by changes in the chemicals attached to DNA.

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Babies do feel pain - study
May 8 2015 at 11:28

Tiny babies are more sensitive to pain than adults, a study of infants' brains has found.

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'I'm growing up, Mom, get over it!'
May 7 2015 at 13:22

Lorraine Candy is broken-hearted when her eldest goes away with a friend's family for a long weekend.

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‘I worry about my son's hero worship'
May 7 2015 at 12:25

Meghan Leahy tells a worried parent that hero worship is a normal part of development.

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