Kimberley family living in fear following threatening letters

2019-07-02 14:36

It sounds like the plot of a psychological thriller: threatening letters in the letterbox, a terrified family whose nerves are shattered, and a shadowy figure who might strike at any moment.


2018-10-03 14:34

Rapper AKA says he fears for his daughter, Kairo, amid the Dros Rape incident that left a lot of South Africans shocked and disgusted.

I'm 36 and I don't have a driver's licence

2014-11-06 00:00

After being so scared of driving, a reader finally faced her fear and ...

Fear of birth

2013-07-02 14:43

The second birth can be scary when you know how traumatic the first one was.

‘Evil’ cats and ‘bad’ dogs

2012-08-07 16:00

Are you responsible for passing on superstitions to your kids?

Teach NO SECRETS to ensure your child’s safety

2012-04-11 14:44

Being an honest parent makes it easier to raise honest children.

Scaring the children

2011-02-16 11:57

Being exposed to spooky stories has made my daughter anxious, says Karin Schimke. Now what?

Fear no more!

2010-02-04 15:26

Get that man, get a new job... it's time to banish your fears and re-programme your life!


Muvhango’s Maumela Mahuwa on moving to Joburg from Venda: ‘I was terrified’

2019-05-30 12:30

She opens up about her upbringing, her first experience in Johannesburg and learning to be comfortable in her own skin.

5 ways to help your toddler deal with fear

2015-10-13 15:31

As much as you should encourage your child's imagination, you also need to help her deal with her fears. Here's how.

Different fears have different neural circuits

2013-11-12 14:25

Researchers found that, at least in mice, different types of fear are processed by different groups of neurons, even if the animals act out those fears in the same way.

What kids really think about fear

2013-03-19 11:52

Pearls of wisdom, fun and zaniness from pre-schoolers.

Living in fear of molestation

2012-07-16 12:05

Do parents panic too much about the possibility their kids will be molested?

Fear or phobia?

2011-03-10 00:00

Do you have an intense fear of animals, heights, blood, injections, planes? You may be suffering from a phobia.

Does crime make kids anxious?

2010-06-15 14:58

Is living behind electric fences turning our children into nervous wrecks? Our single parent wonders.

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