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Half of mothers enjoy childbirth - survey
August 20 2014 at 13:53

It's no surprise that nearly two-thirds of women say that childbirth was the most painful experience of their lives.

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Teens having sex at a younger age – forum
August 20 2014 at 12:18

South African women are now more at risk than ever of HIV infection, say experts.

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Schools struggle to cope with application deluge
August 20 2014 at 12:17

Some Western Cape schools are already oversubscribed or have long waiting lists for the 2015 academic year.

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‘Online bully turned out to be a pal’
August 20 2014 at 07:12

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a young woman to confront the man who is being nasty to her on Facebook.

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Sex ed: Teaching consent not enough
August 19 2014 at 13:53

Cicely Marston looks at coercion in relationships, and says there's much to be done. [SENSITIVE CONTENT]

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When friends are few...
August 19 2014 at 13:49

One in ten people do not have a single friend to call their own, a survey shows.

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More dads want paid paternity leave
August 19 2014 at 11:47

Fathers ought to, and are, playing a bigger role in child care, and that means being at home, writes Brigid Schulte.

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Another good reason to breastfeed baby
August 19 2014 at 11:46

Being breastfed as a baby might be better than statins in staving off heart disease in later life.

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Get better sleep - sit near a window
August 18 2014 at 13:59

Researchers say staff whose desk is near a window enjoy up to 46 minutes more sleep at night.

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‘Teen asked to have boyfriend in bed’
August 19 2014 at 07:11

Rowan Pelling tells a shocked mother to stick to her principles...

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The hidden risks of IVF
August 18 2014 at 11:19

Are some IVF clinics capitalising on women’s desire for a baby, without paying due care to their health, asks Angela Epstein.

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The plus sides of morning sickness
August 18 2014 at 11:18

If you're pregnant and suffering from morning sickness, look on the bright side - it may mean your baby will be healthier and more intelligent.

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Viruses found in cot death cases
August 15 2014 at 11:22

A Stellenbosch University study may provide some answers on cot deaths.

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New pregnancy tool for SA clinics
August 15 2014 at 11:22

An invention which speeds up diagnostics in third trimester pregnancies could soon be used at public healthcare facilities.

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‘I let my husband do all the finances’
August 14 2014 at 13:54

Lorraine Candy has a confession to shock feminists: she has handed control of all her money to Mr Candy.

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New approach to maternal health
August 14 2014 at 12:14

A new approach towards maternal healthcare has been launched at the Mitchells Plain Community Healthcare Centre.

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‘Fight for your child’
August 14 2014 at 12:14

A Durban couple have embarked on a drive to raise funds for life-saving treatment for their daughter, writes Lindsay Ord.

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When an animal is stressed...
August 13 2014 at 14:03

Robert Young looks at the problem of boredom and stress in zoo animals...

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Swimming pool chlorine bad for children
August 13 2014 at 12:09

Why on earth are we still using chlorine in our swimming pools, asks Professor Andrew Wright.

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Christmas must-have: worry-eating monster
August 13 2014 at 12:09

It may not be the obvious choice for a child’s Christmas wish-list, but a cuddly monster is likely to be in high demand.

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