Fierce, fearless and fighting the stigma - these five women are challenging stereotypes and carving a niche for themselves in a world that isn't always kind to people with disabilities.
Two years have passed since Mienke Mulder choked on her milk while with her day mother in Mbombela – but things still aren’t looking up for the little girl and her family.
The newborn had a rare condition called fetus in fetu, in which a malformed fetus develops in the body of its twin.
Australian model Erin Langmaid experienced what is known as a "cryptic pregnancy." It can affect as many as one in 2,500 women.
While parents are invested in their children receiving the best possible education, they can sometimes be unfairly pushy towards teachers.
"Autism is not a disorder of the brain. It is a disorder that affects the brain," says Ilana Gerschlowitz, author of Saving My Sons: A Journey with Autism
Sometimes a little white lie is a good thing. Other times it can have unfortunate effects, according to a new study.
According to an expert, having a child with ADHD seems to have a negative impact on parents no matter what types of symptoms the child displays.
"He knew that I was pregnant but decided to leave me high and dry. He left me for another woman."
With toddlers, snack time can be a battle. But one mom came up with a genius fridge hack to help avoid arguments and foster her kids' independence.
It's never too early to start teaching kids financial concepts — you just have to find the right ways to do it.
The largest study of transgender kids to date suggests kids as young as 3 aren't "too young" to live as the gender they identify as.
Mentally strong parents model the things that are important — like self-care — so that their kids can learn from them.
We ask, as the proposed addition of sex education to the curriculum of primary school learners causes a stir in the country
"Because sometimes even the ones who I know don't want to scream - myself included - actually can't help their inner mama bear roar out loud with pride and joy."
There are more and more celebrities who are publicly vocalising their sober status that can be held up as role models for kids when it comes to alcohol. So yes, Mom’s and Dad’s it’s time to turn to celebrity examples to help lead your kids on the right path!
It's no secret that many millennials still live at home, but let's talk about the millennial who has a full time job, still stays in their childhood bedroom and also has a child (or two).
October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, so we caught up with a local mom who shares her experiences in raising a child with Down Syndrome. Jess Roberts talks about her son’s initial diagnosis and her decision to have another child.
What is the parenting life without a few laughs at your offspring's expense? And the latest #PandaSneeze challenge is just the thing for a belly-ache inducing laugh.
Parents often dread talking to their kids about drinking alcohol. Medical and parenting pros, however, say that the topic should be broached sooner rather than later.
Trying to soothe a cranky baby can be stressful, especially if you're a first-time parent.
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