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Trying for a baby? Lose weight
November 5 2014 at 11:36

Dropping a dress size helps a woman become pregnant faster - even if she isn't overweight to start with.

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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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Is it okay to leave a child home alone?
November 11 2014 at 14:34

A British mother got a police caution for leaving her six-year-old son alone for 45 minutes. What would you do?

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Why education must change
November 11 2014 at 11:22

the marks listed on your report aren’t what an education is all about, experts say.

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Being a liberal is tough on a parent
November 10 2014 at 14:28

Darlena Cunha has learned that small children don’t need complicated explanations about fairness...

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Dying woman’s farewell to her horse
November 10 2014 at 11:23

The staff of a British hospital were determined to grant a woman her dying wishes...

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Why your dog should do Banting
November 10 2014 at 07:29

An animal nutrition expert says canned meat and pellets are like fast food for dogs.

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Freezing eggs, or freezing moms out?
November 7 2014 at 13:35

Brigid Schulte says Apple and Facebook should be ashamed of asking women employees to freeze their eggs.

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‘Just ditch the breastfeeding’
November 7 2014 at 13:23

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a tired working mom that her daughter needs a happy parent.

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When a child clings, it's okay. Cling back
November 7 2014 at 11:27

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy tells a stressed-out mom to take a step back and see things from her son's point of view.

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How a scratch can double IVF success
November 7 2014 at 11:25

A simple scratch could double a woman's chances of having an IVF baby, doctors believe.

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Why are little brothers so annoying?
November 6 2014 at 14:05

Lorraine Candy thinks her eight-year-old son is wonderful. His sisters beg to differ...

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Falling pregnant ‘10 times harder at 43’
November 6 2014 at 11:57

It is ten times harder for a woman to become pregnant at 43 than at 37, doctors have warned.

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Try to control a teen at your peril - study
November 6 2014 at 11:57

Mollycoddling teenagers can have a damaging impact on their relationships, researchers found.

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How to do quality time
November 5 2014 at 11:36

Moms are always on duty and have to be available at all hours, writes Andrea Kellerman.

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5 things adults get wrong about teens
November 4 2014 at 13:58

Rachel Vail says life with a teenager is not all bad - if you remember some key things...

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Adoption and sibling rivalry: what to do?
November 4 2014 at 11:05

Jackie Spinner has an adopted son who just doesn't want to know he has a brother on the way...

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Mini ‘body incubator’ may halve cost of IVF
November 4 2014 at 11:05

Embryos nurtured in device inside vagina, then best embryos are transferred to womb as usual, writes Fiona McRae.

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How to handle matric stress
November 3 2014 at 12:02

For matriculants and their families, this is a stressful time...

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‘Stop energy drink sales to kids’
November 3 2014 at 12:02

Sales of energy drinks loaded with caffeine and sugar should be restricted, a study suggests.

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