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How to survive the turbulent teens
April 14 2015 at 13:22

Adolescence can a trying time for parents - but a new book that has your back. Helen Grange speaks to the author...

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Caesarean births can be dangerous - report
April 14 2015 at 12:24

A new investigation into Caesarean-section deaths shows that this method is dogged by problems.

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No jab, no pay for Aussie parents
April 13 2015 at 13:46

Australian is to adopt a policy blocking parents who refuse to vaccinate their children from accessing benefits.

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Cleverness may be in the hands
April 13 2015 at 14:43

Children with matching pairs of hands are quicker-witted than those whose hands are less symmetrical, research shows.

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Teachers grappling with sex education
April 13 2015 at 14:42

The sexuality education programme, especially for Grade 7 pupils, has raised concern among some Western Cape parents.

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Home alone: dads
April 10 2015 at 15:55

Mike Higgins has some sound advice for new dads on paternity leave.

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Dolls show black is beautiful
April 10 2015 at 14:02

The toys in Ntomb’entle range have curly afros and fuller figures, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Book review: The Teen Brain
April 10 2015 at 13:44

A neurologist and mother of two adolescent boys explains why you can’t connect with your teen.

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Say hello to doll that spies on kids
April 9 2015 at 12:30

Mattel is bringing Barbie to life with voice-recognition software that will allow the doll to listen to children.

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Kids and money: The bucks start here
April 8 2015 at 16:56

Amy Joyce talks to experts for tips on how and when parents should talk to children about money.

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Bad diet as child can wreck heart
April 8 2015 at 13:24

We are ruining our hearts from early childhood due to our unhealthy diets, warns a study.

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The never-ending clothes conflict
April 7 2015 at 13:36

Lorraine Candy wonders where all the lost items of school clothing go...

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Teletubbies make a comeback - with phone
April 7 2015 at 12:43

The classic TV show Teletubbies is returning with the addition of a must-have 21st-century gadget.

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Share at your peril, parents
April 2 2015 at 14:05

Social media has made "sharenting" easier than ever. But just because you can do it, should you?

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Eat the chips, they are good for you
April 2 2015 at 11:13

Around one in 20 parents thinks that a packet of crisps counts as a vegetable, a survey has revealed.

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A sight to behold – and all in Lego
April 2 2015 at 09:38

Imagine a world in which everything is made of Lego. And now Gauteng residents can get a taste of it...

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Breastfeeding mom ‘told to cover up’
April 2 2015 at 09:34

A top Cape Town hotel has responded to claims that a breastfeeding mother was told to cover up at a restaurant.

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What to do about underage drinking
April 1 2015 at 14:16

Many schools break up today – and that means teenagers going out with friends and, possibly, underage drinking.

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Time to build villages for our children
April 1 2015 at 14:17

Let us create neighbourhoods that feel safe enough for everyone’s children,writes Tracy Cutchlow.

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Equality rules as sperm meets egg
March 31 2015 at 13:34

Scientific articles have said boys are in the majority at conception. But that might not be the case...

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