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Banking on a baby
November 24 2014 at 13:40

Egg freezing's popularity is booming, but it offers no guarantees, writes Lavanya Ramanathan.

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When not to take your child to the doc
November 24 2014 at 11:43

Melinda Wenner Moyer says there are times when it might be best to keep a sick child home...

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KZN school fees to go up by about 10%
November 24 2014 at 11:42

Parents with children at fee-paying schools in KZN must brace for an increase in school fees of up to 10 percent.

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Give us more sleep, say women
November 21 2014 at 11:48

Women would like at least 15 days more sleep each year than they get, says a survey.

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‘Ditch the anti-vaccine bullies’
November 21 2014 at 13:07

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a worried father-to-be to find a birth team he feels comfortable with.

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Cellphones 'game changers' for children - Unicef
November 21 2014 at 11:45

Technological innovations can be 'game changers' in securing children's rights, the United Nations children's agency says.

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‘No one is shy any more’
November 20 2014 at 13:38

Lorraine Candy thinks gossip about the private lives of celebrities might not be such a bad thing...

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When motherhood is oh so sweet
November 20 2014 at 10:35

New mom, Bridget McNulty, who has type 1 diabetes, tells Lindsay Ord how her pregnancy took a year of planning.

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Consumer watchdog’s 10 Worst Toys list
November 20 2014 at 10:35

Organisers say the toys singled out this year are representative of some of the typical problems they come across.

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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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Video: Spa offers baby pampering
November 19 2014 at 14:05

A Houston spa offers floating, interaction, and massage to a younger clientele - babies.

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How to encourage children to ‘give back’
November 19 2014 at 13:26

Charity really does begin at home. Here are some ideas to encourage generosity in your children...

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Fatter women’s ‘embryos less healthy’
November 19 2014 at 11:46

Women who are fat when they conceive are more likely to have unhealthy embryos, researchers say.

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It pays to spare the rod
November 19 2014 at 11:45

Mpiletso Motumi explores the question of corporal punishment...

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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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Why a dog is not just a guard
November 18 2014 at 11:44

If you want security, get yourself an electric fence rather than a dog, says an animal behaviourist.

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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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‘Energy drinks can poison children’
November 17 2014 at 11:55

Exposure to energy drinks is a problem for young kids, new research indicates.

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