10 JanWATCH | Cardi B reveals her four-month-old son is already speaking
Rap star and mother of two, Cardi B, took to Instagram to share that her four-month-old baby boy is already talking.
Your baby's brain explained | A Parent24 Series
Understanding brain-behaviour relationships might be the key to making parenting somewhat easier.
Vegan infants: Is a plant-based diet suitable for babies?
"It is safe, provided the diet is well-planned. In theory, the growth of vegan children and adolescents should be similar to omnivorous...
Baby milestones: our list of articles you have to read
Want to know if your baby or toddler is reaching their milestones? We've rounded up some great articles about your baby's development to...
The hilarious advice Ellen Degeneres gave Meghan Markle to ease baby Lilibet's teething
Meghan Markle talk about her daughter Lilibeth's latest milestone and Ellen suggests Tequila will help with the teething.
Paediatric heart specialists are reaching out to save young lives in rural areas
"Every year, more than 40 babies in the rural areas of South Africa may die as a result of an undiagnosed heart lesion because everyone...
Everything you need to know about your baby's hearing, explained
When it comes to hearing and hearing loss, there are many concerns and uncertainties. This article addresses the main hearing test...
It's not all negative: The experiences of parents with a newborn during Covid-19 lockdown
The stay-at-home order appears to have been mostly beneficial for parents, who reported improvement in their co-parenting experience...
Your baby's brain explained | 'Built from the bottom up': foetus to newborn
"Parents are the primary source of nurturing care that cultivates a growing brain".
Your baby's brain explained | From language to the remarkable way 'the brain reorganises itself'
How science currently understands brain development during the first 1 000 days of life, and what parents can do to nurture the...
Which African customs do you keep? Xhosa mother questions dying traditions in modern times
Which customs do you keep, which ones do you let go? Masanda Peter looks at baby traditions.
Local study details how lockdown increased the pressure of early motherhood
Results from the 2020 Lockdown Babies survey has detailed the challenges they faced.
'No substitute for a smile': How mask wearing is affecting your baby's early social development
Will they adapt, or will they be permanently disadvantaged by the lack of clear facial cues?
Building your baby's brain: They may inherit good 'material' but what makes or breaks the quality?
At birth, a child's brain already has most of the neurons it will ever have. It then doubles in size in the first year, and by age three...
When is the right time to drop my toddler's nap?
Dropping a nap can be very confusing as sometimes a toddler's signals may be muddled. It can also take time for a toddler to drop a nap...
The top 9 milestones your child will reach in their first year
There’s nothing quite like watching your baby grow and learn.
Intentional smiling is a major milestone, too. Here's how to get your baby's gummy grin going
Is there anything cuter than a baby's gummy grin? Here are some fun ways for you to encourage your baby's first smiles.
I like to move it! A handy guide to your baby's physical milestones
Millions of things happen with your child’s body in her first year.
How to handle your 18-month-old toddler's sleep regression
The regression does not happen exactly on the day your toddler turns two, but it could happen anywhere between 18 and 30 months.
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- This teen wrote a book in six months after his mom banned him from social media
- Only 9% of teens exercised regularly during lockdown. Here's how to get your child moving again
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- Eskom brings in ex-employees, manufacturers to deal with crisis
- 'Shut up' in isiXhosa not rude, LPC finds as it clears Dali Mpofu of misconduct
- 'Hate the sin, not the sinner': MJC under fire for 'reckless, harmful' fatwa on queer Muslims
- eThekwini ANC demands provincial post for criminally charged Zandile Gumede
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Matric 2022: Beat any maths problem with renowned DJ, Mathematician and...
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