Experts sound warning about 'baby boxes'

2018-11-14 17:09

'The cardboard baby box should not be promoted as a safe sleeping space, but as only a temporary substitute if nothing else is available.'

Breastfeeding may shield baby from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

2018-10-26 07:20

Researchers say that breastfeeding appears to protect babies from dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Countries that ban spanking see less teen violence

2018-10-16 15:58

In countries that have a complete ban on corporal punishment, the rates of physical fighting among teens are as much as 69% lower than in countries without such a ban, a study has found.

More evidence video games may trigger aggression in kids

2018-10-02 08:07

The authors of a new review says their results show a 'reliable' link between violent video games and aggression in children, but others contend that at most, the findings show the influence of video games is minor.

Why are there so many single mothers?

2018-09-26 14:42

The share of single mothers has increased dramatically in South Africa and elsewhere in the world. There are many theories on why this is happening, but few offer a clear answer.

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.

Comedian Skhumba finally reveals his new born baby

2018-08-17 10:50

Skhumba shows off his new born baby

How new fathers use social media to make sense of their roles

2018-08-10 11:10

What dads do online helps them navigate gender roles as society changes. This study shows that the online space provides dads with the support and guidance they need, from other fathers in similar situations, to be more involved at home and embrace their roles and responsibilities.

Jessica Nkosi reveals the father of her baby

2018-07-26 11:39

Jessica Nkosi sets the record straight on who’s her baby daddy


Arthur on having superstar kids

2018-11-07 09:27

The music producer says he is worried about the pressures that come with being famous

When your child catches you having sex

2018-10-24 10:08

Tips to help you explain to your child what they walked in on and witnessed

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's baby will probably have a different surname to the rest of the royals

2018-10-15 10:55

The baby will probably take on the surname Sussex.


2018-09-30 11:30

NONE of us are born knowing how to be responsible.

A CEO and dad uses a 100-year-old strategy to get control of his schedule in just 15 minutes each night

2018-09-09 14:52

Under the Ivy Lee method at the end of each night you write down your six most important tasks to accomplish the following day in order of importance.

Could you be (s)mothering your partner?

2018-08-27 11:26

When you assume a parental role, you deny the person you are in a relationship with, a chance to be their own person.

We chat to Takkies about motherhood

2018-08-13 15:01

Takkies’ life before and after pregnancy

I asked two relationship experts how to keep young kids from eroding your marriage

2018-08-06 15:02

Marriage is hard — but it typically gets even harder after you have kids.

When you’ve lied about the paternity of your child

2018-08-02 11:17

Why telling the truth about the biological father is the way to go

How Thembsie met her father

2018-07-25 13:36

Actress reveals the circumstances that led her to look for her absent father

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