ARTICLES RELATING TO CHILDREN

Mommy wants a sex life

2014-04-15 11:00

As a multi-tasking mother of two and a lover (in that order) Rose Cohen contemplates sex in theory.

Mommy wants a sex life

2014-03-25 11:00

As a multi-tasking mother of two and a lover (in that order) Rose Cohen contemplates sex in theory.

Does having children make you selfish?

2014-02-21 10:38

Tauriq Moosa replies to Georgina Guedes's honest and thoughtful piece on having children.

Boy (10) takes baby sister for joyride

2014-02-13 08:58

A 10-year-old boy took his 18-month-old sister for a joyride in the family car and crashed into a snowy ditch. The reason for his disastrous cruise - He wanted to visit his grandmother!

12 top snot tips

2014-01-29 13:00

What to do when the Snot Monster runs riot in your child’s early years.

10 Kid-friendly healthy lunchbox ideas

2014-01-21 11:00

Be a star parent with these simple child-friendly recipes that fit all budgets for any day of the week.

Parents no happier than childless couples

2014-01-16 05:00

A study suggests that middle-aged parents in the US living with younger children are no more satisfied or happy than childless people.

Parents no happier than childless couples

2014-01-14 13:45

A study suggests that middle-aged parents in the US living with younger children are no more satisfied or happy than childless people.

Time to kick out your kids?

2014-01-09 16:25

Are your adult kids still living with you? Check out these signs that it might be time to kick them out.

Living on the poverty line

2013-12-19 11:00

Can a child really survive on the bare minimum of only R8 a day?

Turning autism symptoms into strengths

2013-11-29 11:06

A novel approach to treating children with autism spectrum disorder could help them navigate the world by teaching them to turn their symptoms into strengths.

Turning autism symptoms into strengths

2013-11-28 10:15

A novel approach to treating children with autism spectrum disorder could help them navigate the world by teaching them to turn their symptoms into strengths.

Toddlers blunted by too much TV

2013-11-27 05:00

Preschoolers who have a TV in their bedroom and are exposed to more background TV have a weaker understanding of other people's beliefs and desires.

8 tips for travelling with children

2013-11-15 06:43

Children bawling on holiday - a traveller's nightmare. Most parents, however, are more stressed by the reactions of fellow travellers. Check out our Top 8 tips for travelling with children!

Think you know what your child's up to online?

2013-10-31 19:49

Parents underestimate the exposure of a child surfing the internet to bullying and sexual content, highlighting the generation gap, a study shows.

More mothers are killing their children

2013-10-28 08:38

Police are worried about an increasing number of mothers who are murdering their children.

Classics your kids can still enjoy

2013-10-18 11:00

Here are some classic books that a childhood wouldn't be complete without.

Landy training - for 11-year-olds

2013-09-27 09:42

Perhaps their nose can barely reach the top of the steering wheel but Land Rover UK is giving off-road driving lessons to 11-year-old in the latest Evoque.

Does having children make you selfish?

2013-09-19 09:40

Tauriq Moosa replies to Georgina Guedes's honest and thoughtful piece on having children.

Innovative ways to get kids moving

2013-09-02 13:21

Physical education in the United States has come a long way since the one-size-fits-all regimen of jumping jacks and rope climbing.

10 shocking facts about raising children

2013-08-23 15:00

Real parents share real facts about raising kids that no-one ever mentions.

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Hilarious (and slightly creepy) letters written by children.

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Sugary drinks make preschoolers obese

2013-08-06 10:03

Preschool children who regularly indulge in sugary drinks tend to gain more weight than their peers, a study suggests.

12 top snot tips

2013-07-31 15:02

What to do when the Snot Monster runs riot in your child’s early years.

 

Breathing = obesity risk?

2014-03-26 15:00

So far, everything from television to DNA has been blamed for kids' obesity.

11-year-olds may be tested for depression in US

2014-02-25 14:11

A leading group of US paediatricians recommends that doctors should test middle school-age children for high cholesterol and start screening for depression at age 11.

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Meningitis survivors

2014-02-15 05:00

World renowned photographer, Anne Geddes shares pictures of children who have overcome Meningitis in a drive to create awareness and educate parents about the disease.

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School parking chaos: Who to blame?

2014-02-12 08:42

Wheels24 reader MARK BROWN thinks a lack of parking, coupled with dozens of people each trying to drop or collect children, is creating the chaos at schools.

Levels often too high in kids' vitamins

2014-01-29 12:42

A study indicates that vitamin supplements marketed for infants and children often contain more than the recommended amount of individual vitamins.

10 Kid-friendly healthy lunchbox ideas

2014-01-15 09:50

Be a star parent with these simple child-friendly recipes.

10 Kid-friendly healthy lunchbox ideas

2014-01-13 08:39

Be a star parent with these simple child-friendly recipes that fit all budgets for any day of the week.

Living on the poverty line

2014-01-01 11:00

Can a child really survive on the bare minimum of only R8 a day?

Living on the poverty line

2013-12-14 13:00

Can a child really survive on the bare minimum of only R8 a day?

‘I love you’

2013-11-29 09:01

Why is saying these three words so difficult for many parents?

How to limit kids' TV time

2013-11-27 13:14

The University of Michigan Health System offers advice for limiting kids' TV time.

Toddlers blunted by too much TV

2013-11-25 12:02

Preschoolers who have a TV in their bedroom and are exposed to more background TV have a weaker understanding of other people's beliefs and desires.

Bullied gorilla teaches kids a lesson

2013-11-08 16:16

Bratty kids are taught a lesson by a bullied gorilla at a zoo.

Flu can kill even healthy children

2013-10-29 14:58

US health officials warn that children, even those without severe medical conditions, can die from the flu in as little as three days after symptoms appear.

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This video of sick children and nurses will leave you happy and sad at the same time. Damn onions.

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6 terrifying children's drawings

2013-10-09 16:00

You definitely won't want to display these works of art on the fridge.

School-run parents top 200 000km

2013-09-23 07:02

Parenting is a full-time job; so is chauffeuring them around until they’re 18 years old it seems. According to an insurance study parents drive their children the distance from Jozi to Cape Town 145 times.

Does having children make you selfish?

2013-09-17 00:00

Tauriq Moosa replies to Georgina Guedes's honest and thoughtful piece on having children.

Do “ugly” kids have to work harder?

2013-08-31 09:00

A single dad wonders if good looking children achieve success easier.

Is parenting bliss or hell?

2013-08-23 11:00

'Kill me now', 'I feel complete at last'… The truth about parenting lies somewhere in the middle.

Bullying is a serious issue

2013-08-02 15:26

The scary facts about bullying and how you can help. [INFOGRAPHIC]

Don't let playground injuries spoil the fun

2013-07-29 09:39

More than 600 000 US kids were hurt last year, but certain steps can help keep them safe.

 
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