The 5 best things about pregnancy

2014-01-19 15:00

Despite the challenges, pregnancy has these moments of pure awesomeness.

Your play area sucks!

2014-01-09 11:00

What would kids say if we asked them about “family-friendly” establishments?

Chemo 'safe' for unborn babies

2013-12-18 11:00

Pregnant women with breast cancer may have chemotherapy with 'no risk' to their babies.

Is my child too skinny?

2013-11-23 15:00

Some kids are all skin and bone, but how skinny is too skinny?

Nappy-free babies?

2013-04-23 11:10

Elimination communication, when baby doesn’t wear a nappy, celebrated.

A bloody good cry

2013-03-07 11:38

Crying isn’t just for small children, it can be good for parents, too.

‘Of course I smack my kids!’

2013-02-05 11:05

Mom says smacking her 14-year-old daughter is fine, mocks ‘liberal’ parents.

Baby killed by small dog

2012-11-21 12:54

1-week-old baby dies of wound inflicted by family's Jack Russell.

‘My hero is a sexual deviant’

2012-11-13 10:53

What happens when your child’s TV hero turns out to be a sex fiend?

‘1 in 3 dogs will attack’

2012-11-08 12:11

A third of dog owners are bitten by their pets- is your child safe?

Condom in toddler’s mouth tests positive

2012-11-01 10:37

Used condom in child’s mouth tests positive for sexually transmitted infection.

Mom set on fire during C-section

2012-10-29 11:50

Woman whose abdomen started burning during birth fails to win lawsuit.

Testicle testing

2012-10-24 12:52

According to testicular measurement, boys are maturing earlier than expected.

Child ‘killed by energy drink’

2012-10-23 09:20

Energy drink company faces lawsuit after a child dies of ‘caffeine toxicity’

Condoms for schools

2012-10-19 13:49

Should schools be supplied with condoms to hand out to pupils?

Caspar Lee, SA’s YouTube sensation

2012-10-18 13:41

We chat to Caspar Lee, the teen who has taken YouTube by storm.

Switched at birth

2012-10-16 11:10

Moms faced with terrible decision after babies switched at birth.

Is your teen extraordinary?

2012-10-12 11:56

Two remarkable teens are proof that kids can change their very different worlds.

The dangers of ‘Project X’ parties

2012-10-10 14:14

Open parties have become a trend; is your teen risk-proof?

5 easy parenting tips

2012-10-08 11:23

Find out how to make parenting less complicated in 5 easy steps.

Speedy DNA tests for NICU babies

2012-10-05 10:22

Docs using new DNA test won’t have to wait weeks to diagnose babies.

Police fail molested 4-year-old

2012-09-28 11:16

Police decline to open a case as the child is ‘too young to testify’.

‘Boobs in the loo!’

2012-09-19 11:06

Mom ordered to breastfeed baby in bathroom to prevent ‘indecent exposure’.


Delayed maternity leave as harmful as smoking

2014-01-22 15:00

The risks to your baby if you work after 8 months of pregnancy are significant.

The 5 best things about pregnancy

2014-01-13 13:00

Despite the challenges, pregnancy has these moments of pure awesomeness.

7 difficult questions

2013-12-21 13:00

Despite parents knowing the questions are unaswerable, they always answer them.

Switched at birth

2013-12-13 09:00

Moms faced with terrible decision after babies switched at birth.

Is my child too skinny?

2013-12-10 13:00

Some kids are all skin and bone, but how skinny is too skinny?

8 killer mom signs

2013-10-25 11:00

Postpartum psychosis can be catastrophic, but what are the signs?

No middle name shame

2013-03-11 10:27

Celebrate middle names and their origins with ‘Middle Name Pride Day’.

'My mom is a bitch'

2013-02-12 12:10

Is it ever ok for kids to vent their anger at their parents online? (Strong language).

What time is bedtime?

2013-01-16 13:14

Opinions vary when it comes to the best time for bedtime for kids.

‘My dad, the psycho killer’

2012-11-19 13:58

He’s one of the world’s most prolific killers, and a pretty cool dad.

3-year-old fined for garden wee

2012-11-12 10:22

Policeman hands huge fine to family of urinating toddler.

8 killer mom signs

2012-11-06 13:34

Postpartum psychosis can be catastrophic, but what are the signs?

Contraception jabs for kids

2012-10-30 14:32

English kids of 13 given birth control implants without parental consent.

Porn in the classroom

2012-10-25 10:20

Teachers union suggests teaching kids as young as 10 about porn.

The stretch mark challenge

2012-10-23 12:02

Pregnancy is a leading cause of them; how do you feel about stretch marks?

New mom Adele attacked!

2012-10-22 09:44

Online bullies have lashed out at singer Adele following the birth of her baby.

‘Restaurant sex while kids watch!’

2012-10-19 09:23

Families horrified as couple ‘have sex’ on a restaurant table.

Mom breastfeeds dog

2012-10-18 12:17

Woman claims feeding her pug is 'comforting'. Warning, graphic image.

Mom's on strike!

2012-10-16 09:53

One mom blogs about her strike, and now she’s leading a revolution.

I hate your baby!

2012-10-11 11:46

Seeing someone else pregnant can be a real kick in the teeth.

Monday’s child is fair of face

2012-10-08 14:58

What made you select the date for for your elective Caesarean section?

Get your child smoking!

2012-10-05 14:55

Candy cigarettes seem to be making a comeback, but at what cost?

5-year-old girl vanishes

2012-10-04 12:59

2 child abduction cases are highlighting just how vulnerable our kids are.

Beyoncé’s NEW baby bump!

2012-09-27 15:03

Is Beyoncé’s brand new ‘pregnancy’ just another gossip story?

‘Only moms should change nappies!’

2012-09-13 15:25

Why does the myth persist that nappy-changing belongs to mom?

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