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Reading well at 7 sets you up for life
August 4 2014 at 12:08

Children who can read well by the age of seven are more intelligent in later years, scientists have found.

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Epidurals ‘can beat baby blues’
August 4 2014 at 12:06

Women who have an epidural during childbirth are less likely to suffer from post-natal depression, scientists claim.

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‘Heroic’ surrogate mother praised
August 4 2014 at 10:17

Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison has praised the Thai woman raising a baby who was reportedly abandoned by his parents.

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Is R30 000 to save a kitten too much?
August 1 2014 at 13:59

At some point, the sentimental relationship we have with our pets has to become an economic one, writes David Grimm.

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Don't judge mothers with messy homes
August 1 2014 at 13:55

Clint Edwards used to blame his wife for a messy house. Now he pitches in and washes the dishes...

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You too can dance with your dog
August 1 2014 at 13:44

Your pooch may not seem an obvious dancing partner but he or she can sweep you off your feet.

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Getting your baby to sleep on her own
August 1 2014 at 11:37

Mothers fret too much and usually don't need to, says an expert in sleep patterns and disorders.

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Managing change at top Pretoria school
August 1 2014 at 11:34

Val Boje talks to outgoing Pretoria High School for Girls headmistress Penny McNair about her years at the helm.

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Why I wish my daughters were boys
July 31 2014 at 14:03

Lorraine Candy wishes she were a mom of boys - but wonders if she is up to the responsibility.

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How do you tell a child she has HIV?
July 31 2014 at 12:06

Sipokazi Fokazi examines the issue of disclosing their HIV status to young children.

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Loom band craze bounces on
July 31 2014 at 12:06

Making your own bracelet on a loom is becoming addictive for young and old.

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Huge benefits if gap year is spent wisely
July 31 2014 at 12:05

Taking a gap year after matric is an option many Grade 12s mull over.

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When money meets sibling rivalry
July 30 2014 at 14:02

Steven Petrow tells a gay couple to chill (a little) about money being saved for a straight sister's children.

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‘Holiday job can boost teen prospects’
July 30 2014 at 12:15

Children who get part-time jobs during their school holidays boost their wage packets later in life, a new study says.

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Test ‘can boost IVF success by half’
July 30 2014 at 12:15

Fertility experts have found a new way to identify embryos that will implant in the womb.

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Autism linked to steroid hormones
July 30 2014 at 12:12

Boys who develop autism are exposed to higher levels of steroid hormones in the womb, a study suggests.

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South Africa is dog country
July 29 2014 at 22:28

They outnumber cats as pets by a huge margin, according to survey

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Using donor eggs in IVF can raise blood pressure
July 29 2014 at 12:20

Women who use donor eggs to have babies through IVF could be at much greater risk of high blood pressure.

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Safe cycling: parents need to take lead
July 29 2014 at 12:19

Parents can teach their children to be safe cyclists by going out with them and leading by example.

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Why kids needs the HPV vaccine
July 28 2014 at 14:43

It's a common virus almost everybody has. Helen Grange looks at the Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

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