Teen walking on railway track killed by train

2019-01-11 14:52

A teenager listening to loud music on headphones while walking down a railway track failed to hear a speeding train approaching from behind and was crushed as a result.

Here’s how to set boundaries for your kids’ mobile device use

2018-12-20 12:18

Cellphones are here to stay, so how can parents set healthy boundaries for their screen-obsessed children?

WATCH: Teen escapes car after driving into Minnesota sinkhole

2018-07-05 09:39

A 16-year-old in southwestern Minnesota who drove his car into a sinkhole following heavy rains escaped by climbing out the back window.

Dear tween me, it’s okay to not be the cool kid, sweetie

2017-09-26 21:11

It might not seem like such a big deal now, but not feeling like I was one of the cool kids growing up was incredibly challenging. Here are a few things I wish someone had told me when I was a tween.

Teach your kids the SPACE and THINK tricks to venting on social media

2017-09-05 13:52

Encourage your kids to take some "SPACE to THINK" before posting any rants online that they may very well regret at a later stage.

We need to take teenage heartbreak more seriously

2017-08-21 09:40

Breaking up and breaking down: research reveals that breakups can be just as damaging on teenagers as it is on adults.

Help! I was cyber bullied!

2016-09-27 14:02

A clinical psychologist responds to a Matric learner who has been cyber bullied.

STIKBOT™ stop animation toy now available in South Africa

2016-09-08 16:10

PARTNERED WITH PRIMA TOYS: StikBot is a brand new, highly innovative toy that allows amateur film-makers of all ages to create, animate and share original stop-motion videos via an app.

PMB teen turns ordinary cardboard into remarkable artworks

2016-06-22 12:00

Cardboard is so often thrown away or recycled, but for Qiniso Gwamada (19) it is a valuable material he uses to create remarkable artworks.

 

Teen learns her flu is actually terminal brain cancer

2019-01-11 13:54

A 19-year-old student who thought she had a common cold learnt she had terminal brain cancer after she’d gone for a routine eye test.

Meet the teen who never eats

2018-09-28 15:42

While many of us take tucking into our favourite meal for granted, one teen can barely manage a biscuit a day – and it’s not out of choice.

Teen drama Signal High back for a 3rd season on SABC2

2018-07-04 14:45

The local teen drama filmed in Cape Town, Signal High, has returned to SABC2 for a third season, this time as a stand-alone series.

Teen with alopecia takes incredible photos to raise awareness

2017-11-15 16:35

“I decided to paint my head to raise awareness and to promote natural beauty."

Letting your kids pursue a creative path isn't the worst thing in the world

2017-09-21 12:47

In a constantly evolving world, letting your creative child do what they love may not be such a bad thing.

Is your teen plagued by excessive sweating?

2017-09-01 10:15

We take a look at the largely unknown condition Hyperhidrosis, a disorder which causes sufferers to sweat up to 5 times more than usual.

Why adult children stay at home: looking beyond the myths of kidults, kippers and gestaters

2016-11-30 09:24

The stereotype of a dependent generation who won’t leave home overlooks the many reasons adult family members choose to live together in the one house.

Kids' metabolism may slow down during puberty

2016-09-23 15:04

If resting metabolism does indeed decline during puberty, it would make it even more important for kids to stay active and have healthy diets during those years.

Cooking with kids: recipes for all ages

2016-06-28 13:52

Here are some great ideas to keep your kids busy in the kitchen during the holidays.

Teen beggar shot dead

2016-05-23 11:21

A 26-year-oldman was arrested at the weekend for allegedly shooting dead a teenaged beggar in Pietermaritzburg.

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