Study reveals one of kids’ top dream jobs is to be a YouTube influencer

2019-03-07 14:08

A survey about what children want to be when they grow up has revealed the changing landscape of the working world!

Three kids die after allegedly climbing into a chest freezer

2019-01-15 10:45

Three young kids in the US have died after reportedly climbing into an abandoned unplugged freezer and getting trapped.

Keeping the kids in line during the holidays

2018-12-20 08:01

The long December holidays can be a trying time for parents – and innocent bystanders.

A startup called Petite ’N Pretty wants toddlers to start wearing makeup

2018-12-05 19:27

The products are marketed to children aged four to 18.

Going barefoot gives SA kids an edge over Germans – but that may backfire later in life

2018-10-26 11:38

In balance and jump tests, South African children who typically don't wear shoes outperformed German children who usually do – but that advantage could become a burden in later life when SA's often broader feet meet European-style narrow shoes.

Centurion woman opens up about the things no one told her about marriage

2018-09-20 14:43

"No one told me you’ll have moments where you doubt yourself and your decision to get married."

Man arrested for killing his pregnant wife and daughters, days after pleading for their return

2018-08-17 14:07

Chris Watts, from Colorado in the US, made an emotional plea on television on Tuesday after his wife, who was 15 weeks pregnant, and their two children went missing.

Mom and kids killed after their car hit an alligator

2018-05-10 15:38

A picture of a mom and her two kids, who were involved in a deadly collision with a 2.7m long alligator, has been released.

Screen time and your kids: how much is too much?

2018-03-28 15:57

If you haven’t done it with your own child, you’ve probably seen another parent do it. In a restaurant, in a waiting room, maybe even in church.


Brother and sister diagnosed with same rare cancer in just two weeks

2019-02-11 12:34

A Californian family’s world was turned upside down in a matter of weeks when two siblings were found to have the same rare form of brain cancer.

Family of nine travel across America in a school bus

2019-01-11 14:35

“We’d definitely recommend this lifestyle to any family because of the freedom it allows."

See what six of your favourite celebs looked like as kids

2018-12-20 02:13

The stars almost always look glamorous, but that may not always have been the case when they were younger.

Here's why parents should never give over-the-counter cough and cold medicine to kids under 6

2018-11-17 18:53

A pediatrician told INSIDER that, for kinds under age 6, the side effects of over-the-counter cough and cold medicine outweigh the benefits.

Scientists say selfish people earn less money and have fewer children — but there's a catch

2018-11-10 10:50

You do have to look out for yourself somewhat in order to get ahead in life.

25 Lunch ideas to keep kids' tummies happy during the holidays

2018-10-02 10:00

A mega compilation of mouth-watering lunch ideas to treat your child.

Science says parents of successful kids have these 10 things in common

2018-09-01 16:00

There isn't a set recipe for raising successful kids, but research points to a handful of factors that could help.

Road safety: 'Children must be seen and not hurt' - Wheel Well

2018-04-26 06:49

The Halo Beanie Project has been launched at Eldridge Primary School in Eldorado Park with the purpose of keeping our young pedestrians safe as a pilot run by Wheel Well.

Mom ‘reaching breaking point’ with 3-year-old Lee still missing

2018-03-23 14:14

It’s now been a full week since a Roodepoort mother saw her three-year-old son.

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