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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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‘Should I track my teen with an app?’
August 13 2014 at 07:27

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a worried parent that he’s going to have to learn to let go...

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Swimming safety now on your phone
August 12 2014 at 13:57

Parents can now check whether their child is swimming safely - by using their iPhone.

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Row over baby formula adverts
August 12 2014 at 11:58

Laws against the marketing of baby formula in SA are being violated, a survey carried out by Unicef shows.

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‘No clear plan’ to stop child malnutrition
August 12 2014 at 11:55

Malnutrition is threatening the future of many young children, the HSRC has warned in a report.

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A good reason to eat together
August 11 2014 at 13:53

Research suggests parents striving to bring up well-behaved children should insist on family dinnertime.

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Shipping containers keep educare afloat
August 11 2014 at 12:04

A small centre in Khayelitsha is showcasing an affordable innovation for early childhood development.

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Breast is best and support is critical
August 11 2014 at 12:03

Working mothers need bosses to back continued breastfeeding.

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Kiddie ads off the menu?
August 11 2014 at 12:04

The Department of Health wants to pull the plug on the marketing of junk food and sweetened beverages to children.

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Lies I was told about pregnancy
August 8 2014 at 13:48

Emily Kaye Lazzaro has found out that pregnancy is lovely - and also a waking nightmare.

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Make a meal of sleeping soundly
August 8 2014 at 13:33

To sleep well, you may need to adjust what you eat and drink - and when, writes Jill Adams.

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SA women need breastfeeding support
August 8 2014 at 11:28

Yes, people know breast is best, but are we supportive of mothers, asks Unicef nutritional specialist Chantell Witten.

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Gum disease linked to preterm labour
August 8 2014 at 11:27

Up to 30 percent of preterm deliveries can be traced back to bacteria produced by pregnancy-related gingivitis, says a UWC study.

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If aliens attack, loom bands will live on
August 7 2014 at 13:56

Lorraine Candy's children are obsessed with looming - and now there are little elastic bands everywhere.

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Mother’s milk for smart kids
August 7 2014 at 12:03

Make sure you feed your newborn nothing but breast milk for the first six months of its life if you want a smart child.

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