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Sleep-tracking apps: Do they work?
October 14 2014 at 11:40

Hayley Tsukayama tried four sleep analysis apps over a period of a few weeks. This is what she thought.

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Kids need portion control too
October 14 2014 at 11:40

In National Nutrition week, a dietician gives some advice to parents on helping their children eat healthily.

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Video: what is Autism?
October 13 2014 at 14:23

Learn what autism is from paediatrician and child development expert Asma J. Sadiq, M.D.

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Yes, girls do work harder than boys
October 13 2014 at 14:06

In terms of ambition, girls spend more time doing homework, but there is a downside - they're unhappy with their looks.

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Tips for tackling the matric exam challenge
October 13 2014 at 11:54

You need to be prepared to ensure that you perform at your best in the most important exams of your school career, writes Esther Lewis.

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The cost of higher learning
October 13 2014 at 11:54

First-years will pay up to R64 000 in tuition fees at Cape universities next year.

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The death of my homophobic dog
October 10 2014 at 14:04

I couldn't have chosen a less appropriate namesake for this emotionally withholding dog. By Simon Doonan

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Why spanking is sometimes appropriate
October 10 2014 at 13:45

Spanking your child doesn't make you a monster, writes Ramesh Ponnuru.

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Adventures on four wheels
October 10 2014 at 11:45

A limited range of skateboard decks inspired by Cartoon Network's Adventure Time has been designed and is available in SA.

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SA kids falling for nude selfie craze
October 9 2014 at 12:00

Children are sending naked pictures of themselves on social media at 'an alarming rate', says a media law expert.

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The teen equivalent of the Topsy Turvy
October 9 2014 at 14:00

Try going to Topshop with pre-teen girls and it's like competing in the retail version of The Hunger Games, writes Lorraine Candy.

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Viagra given to pregnant women in trial
October 8 2014 at 14:03

Doctors at Liverpool Women's Hospital are testing the drug for babies with intrauterine growth restriction.

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Charging your phone in the bedroom?
October 8 2014 at 11:49

Having a glowing smartphone in your bedroom at night could do more than interrupt your beauty sleep...

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It’s tough being a third wheel
October 8 2014 at 07:09

What happens when your best friend starts a new relationship? Here's Alyssia Birjalal's guide to survival.

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How stroking kitty could stress it out
October 7 2014 at 13:57

Research has revealed that more than half of people do not know how to cope with a distressed cat.

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Womb transplant mom hopes to inspire others
October 7 2014 at 11:29

Cradling her sleeping young son, the unnamed woman said she still could not believe she was finally a mother.

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Think you’re ready for baby? Think again
October 6 2014 at 13:53

Becoming a parent is commonly imagined to be a joyful and 'natural' life event, but the reality is often very different.

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Two more womb swap babies due
October 6 2014 at 11:57

The expectant mums will be the first to carry children using the very uterus that carried them as unborn infants.

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The perils of parenting iChildren
October 3 2014 at 14:05

Allison Slater Tate says parenting in the age of iEverything is really challenging...

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‘My daughter isn’t competitive’
October 3 2014 at 13:56

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy says a father needs to see his child for who she is and what she loves.

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