This company helps its SA staff lose weight with cash prizes and bootcamps. Also, new parents get R5,000.

2018-07-13 13:54

Its wellness programme has just been awarded the best in the country.

9 things parents who raise successful kids have in common

2018-05-21 11:23

Parenthood takes many forms, and people with children are often bombarded with advice from family members, friends, and experts. Of course, every parent wants their kids to be happy and successful, but what’s the magical secret?

Is the world really getting better at paid parental leave?

2018-01-22 13:10

Working moms (and dads) still face a difficult reality and a bigger shift is needed, says Jennifer Thorpe.

Just a regular day is okay

2016-03-02 10:11

Not every holiday needs to be planned, not every day needs a schedule.

Stop! Don't rush into having a baby

2015-10-02 12:14

As wonderful and fulfilling as motherhood seems, columnist, Pamela Simpson, explains why having a baby needs a lot more consideration.

Single parents and when to introduce your child to a new partner

2015-07-06 14:15

Do you introduce your child to every potential partner or do you wait until you know for sure?

High cholesterol may delay parenthood

2014-05-22 10:17

When prospective parents have high cholesterol levels, it takes longer to conceive compared to those with lower cholesterol levels, according to a new study.

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.

Diabetes patients with children live longer

2013-09-26 10:25

Type 1 diabetes patients with children have a lower risk of death than those without children, a new study finds.

‘Why I wrote Making Finn’

2013-02-06 15:16

Local author speaks to Parent24 of her moving and unusual journey to parenthood


8 rules for living harmoniously with your parents at 30

2018-07-03 18:12

These are the people who created you, after all.

Yes it is possible to have a social life when you're a parent. Here's how

2018-03-29 16:06

Before you have children, you can’t imagine that it will change your relationships with your friends – but it does, and staying in touch with child-free friends takes a little more effort once Junior arrives.

5 parenting lessons to learn from comedy drama Parenthood

2016-11-01 19:00

Parenthood shows us that parenting isn’t child’s play with some bittersweet moments throughout the series.

10 things you didn't expect in your pre-kid life

2015-10-26 11:15

Things you didn't think about until you became a parent.

10 unexpected perks of being a parent

2015-07-07 12:24

Becoming a parent is one of the biggest challenges of adult-life. While it involves hard workd, some sleepless nights and a fair amount of sacrifices, being a parent does have its benefits.

Parenthood may push cancer patients to seek treatment

2014-10-16 16:13

Cancer patients who are parents may choose aggressive therapy in attempt to have more time with their children, a study finds.

Gay baby daddy

2014-01-14 15:21

What goes through the mind of a gay man asked to be a sperm donor?

Moms still spend more time on child care

2013-11-18 13:19

Although today's fathers pitch in with routine child care more than dads did a few decades ago, a new study finds that mothers are still doing more.

All grown up at 12?

2013-03-06 15:21

Childhood appears to be over at the age of 12, say parents.

Women need kids ‘for training’

2012-08-20 10:27

The SA president claims single women are a problem and having kids gives women 'extra training'.

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