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This groundbreaking video, part of a paper submitted to the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, shows what childbirth is really like from the inside.

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Rheumatic heart disease

2014-09-10 11:38

Every year many children and young adults are crippled or die as a result of rheumatic heart disease – and it all starts with an untreated sore throat.

Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day at 9:09 on 9/9

2014-09-09 09:13

World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day is held each year at nine minutes past nine on the ninth day of the ninth month and apparently SA has the most FAS babies.

How is juvenile arthritis treated?

2014-09-08 14:45

Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JA) is a chronic condition that causes inflammation in one or more joints, and begins before the age of 16. Learn more about its treatment.

JA and children

2014-09-08 14:26

Here’s how to cope with a child who has JA, while keeping your family together.

ADHD medications won't stunt kids' growth

2014-09-03 09:52

Research suggests that stimulant drugs used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children won't stunt their growth.

Juvenile arthritis and educators

2014-09-03 08:48

As an educator or caregiver, you’ll benefit greatly from understanding what juvenile arthritis is.

Obese boys more likely to be involved in bullying

2014-08-26 10:20

Obese boys are more likely to be both bully and bullied than slimmer peers, and the process begins before these children ever set foot inside a school.

SA's new kids travel laws

2014-08-25 09:48

Come 1 October 2014 you'll need an abridged birth certificate to travel with your child.

Lana Barnett, the brains behind Mysmartkid

2014-08-22 15:15

In honour of Women's Month, we acknowledge a brilliant initiative helping 0- 6 year old kids realise their mental potential. The mastermind beind this is Lana Barnett.

'Leave your child at home'

2014-08-16 19:00

There are certain events and places that children should not attend.

Who gets ADHD?

2014-08-15 12:55

Three to five percent of children are affected by ADHD.

Practical tips for parents

2014-08-15 12:55

Parenting a child with ADHD can be very challenging for parents. Here are tips to help you cope.

ADHD: symptoms all parents should know

2014-08-15 11:38

Is your child very fidgety, impulsive or disruptive? Does he talk excessively? Or is he a dreamer? Learn more about the different subtypes of ADHD.

Is Ritalin safe?

2014-08-15 11:38

Is it safe for your child to take medication to treat ADHD? Find out more.

ADHD: a step-by-step guide for parents

2014-08-15 11:38

If you've been worrying about an unruly child, this ADHD guide might help you understand things better.

Does your child suffer from ADHD?

2014-08-15 11:38

What does the little dreamer staring out of the classroom window have in common with the wild boy forever disrupting the class? The answer: ADHD.

Practical asthma advice for parents

2014-08-13 16:15

We share 11 practical tips on how to manage your child's asthma better. If you have asthma too, you'll find these tips even more useful.

How to travel with kids

2014-08-13 09:22

Travelling with children can be challenging, to say the least.

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10 reasons smoking is not cool

2014-08-08 09:09

Smoking is about as cool as sticking your hand into a food processor. Here are ten reasons why you should never start, or if you have, why you should stop

10 ways to say no to drugs

2014-08-07 15:15

Teachers and parents often harp on about how teens should say no to drugs. Here are some tips on real things you can say in a situation like this.

Are you pushing your kids too hard?

2014-08-07 15:13

When it comes to health and fitness, children need to be motivated. But when are you being too pushy with your kids?

Tablet games may relax anxious kids before surgery

2014-08-07 14:34

Playing tablet-based games before undergoing surgery has shown to relax some children more effectively than a sedative.

Top tips for feeding your child

2014-08-07 14:33

If kids could live on pizza and other junk food, they would. Luckily parents are there to monitor their diets. But it's often harder than it sounds.

 
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This groundbreaking video, part of a paper submitted to the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, shows what childbirth is really like from the inside.

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Rheumatic heart disease

2014-09-10 11:37

Every year many children and young adults are crippled or die as a result of rheumatic heart disease – and it all starts with an untreated sore throat.

Foetal Alcohol Syndrome highest in SA

2014-09-09 09:02

World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day is held each year at nine minutes past nine on the ninth day of the ninth month (09:09am on the 09th day of the 09 month) and apparently SA has the most FAS babies.

Juvenile arthritis and educators

2014-09-08 14:44

As an educator or caregiver, you’ll benefit greatly from understanding what juvenile arthritis is.

Tips for baking with kids

2014-09-04 12:01

Our baking expert shares her top tips for baking with your children.

How is juvenile arthritis treated?

2014-09-03 09:14

Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JA) is a chronic condition that causes inflammation in one or more joints, and begins before the age of 16. Learn more about its treatment.

JA and children

2014-09-03 08:39

Here’s how to cope with a child who has JA, while keeping your family together.

New travel laws for kids

2014-08-26 08:21

Find out what you'll need to travel with your child starting October.

SA's new kids' travel laws

2014-08-25 09:44

Come 1 October 2014 you'll need an unabridged birth certificate to travel with your child.

What are wet dreams and who gets them?

2014-08-21 08:34

A boy's first nocturnal emission tends to cause the most confusion and worry. Most parents don't tell their sons what orgasms and ejaculations are before hand.

ADHD, obesity and food allergies in kids

2014-08-15 12:55

Obesity, ADHD and food allergies are all diet-related problems that can affect children and have long-term health implications.

Is Ritalin safe?

2014-08-15 12:55

Is it safe for your child to take medication to treat ADHD? Find out more.

ADHD: a step-by-step guide for parents

2014-08-15 12:55

If you've been worrying about an unruly child, this ADHD guide might help you understand things better.

Who gets ADHD?

2014-08-15 11:38

Three to five percent of children are affected by ADHD.

Practical tips for parents

2014-08-15 11:38

Parenting a child with ADHD can be very challenging for parents. Here are tips to help you cope.

ADHD, obesity and food allergies in kids

2014-08-15 11:38

Obesity, ADHD and food allergies are all diet-related problems that can affect children and have long-term health implications.

Children on growth hormone at risk for stroke

2014-08-14 14:54

Artificial growth hormone is used to treat children and teens when their pituitary gland fails to produce enough natural growth hormone, but this may increase stroke risk.

Your smoking habits and your child's asthma

2014-08-13 14:46

Your smoking does affect your child’s lungs and his risk for asthma. Don’t fool yourself into believing otherwise.

25 tips for travelling with children

2014-08-12 10:00

Travelling with children can be challenging, to say the least. Here's how parents can cope.

A tidy room can help kids shape good habits

2014-08-08 15:50

According to an educational psychologist, cleaning and organising a bedroom or playroom presents myriad teachable moments for kids of all ages.

Protecting your child from HIV infection

2014-08-07 15:38

As a parent, you can help protect your child from HIV infection, and contribute to the fight against HIV/Aids generally.

Feeding a picky eater?

2014-08-07 15:13

If your child is a picky eater you will know how difficult it is to feed them. We get a clinical paediatric dietitian to advise.

Do you smoke with kids in the car?

2014-08-07 15:13

The health risks of secondhand smoke are well-known. However, few people realise the devastating effects of secondhand smoke in a car, especially if the passengers are children.

Vitamins every child needs

2014-08-07 14:33

Vitamins are essential to the normal functioning a child's' body and besides a few exceptions, cannot be produced by the body. These are the vitamins your child needs.

Healthy snacks for kids

2014-08-07 14:33

Babies and toddlers have such small appetites that to meet all their dietary needs in three meals a day is impossible. This is where healthy snacks come in.

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