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Another reason why regular bedtimes for kids are important

Another reason why regular bedtimes for kids are important

Posted on December 11, 2018 by Monique Warner

Establishing regular bedtimes and sleep routines with young children may ensure that they are in better health as ...

Study: Air pollution linked to intellectual disabilities in children

Study: Air pollution linked to intellectual disabilities in children

Posted on November 26, 2018 by Contributor

Numerous studies highlight the importance of air quality and now new research has linked air pollution to intellectual ...

Smoking during pregnancy increase risk childhood obesity

Smoking during pregnancy increases risk of childhood obesity

Posted on November 26, 2018 by Contributor

Smoking is bad news, particularly when expecting a baby. In fact, new research has found that smoking during ...

Sucking your baby's dummy clean may prevent allergies

Sucking your baby’s dummy clean may prevent allergies

Posted on November 23, 2018 by Contributor

New research has found a link between sucking your baby’s dummy clean and allergy prevention…

Babies born as little as a week early may face health complications. Fortunately, healthcare advances are helping premature babies thrive…

Care that helps premature babies to thrive

Posted on November 21, 2018 by Contributor

Babies born as little as a week early may face health complications. Fortunately, healthcare advances are helping premature ...

Study: Smacking children does more harm than good

Study: Smacking children does more harm than good

Posted on November 20, 2018 by Contributor

If you think it’s a way to discipline children, think again. Research has found that smacking children does ...

Kids who lack sleep are more likely to be overweight

Kids who lack sleep are more likely to be overweight

Posted on November 14, 2018 by Contributor

Not getting enough shut-eye is bad for everyone, and for kids, a lack of sleep has been linked ...

Why health experts want common insecticides banned

Why health experts want common insecticides banned

Posted on November 13, 2018 by Contributor

Leading health experts are calling for a ban on common insecticides as they put children at risk for ...

10 Ways to teach your kids healthy eating habits

Posted on November 9, 2018 by Contributor

10 practical tips on how to become a healthy role model for your children...

How childhood memories affect us as adults

How childhood memories affect us as adults

Posted on November 8, 2018 by Monique Warner

Two new studies indicate that our childhood memories - good or bad - have long-lasting effects on our ...

Signs of diabetes in babies and toddlers

7 Signs of diabetes in babies and toddlers

Posted on November 8, 2018 by Contributor

Since they either can’t talk yet or don’t have the right words to explain how they feel, diabetes ...

How to champion your kids’ health (and win a trip to Paris)

Posted on November 7, 2018 by Contributor

Ours is the first generation of children set to have a shorter lifespan than their parents, according Mari ...

Only 1 in 8 children's tonsillectomies may be necessary

Only 1 in 8 children’s tonsillectomies may be necessary

Posted on November 6, 2018 by Contributor

A new UK study has found that only one in every eight children who have tonsillectomies benefit from ...

Sunumbra: embrace the sun – naturally

Posted on November 5, 2018 by Sasha Wyatt-Minter

Now there's a natural, organic sunscreen on the market that doesn't cost the earth...

Protect your child’s skin and get their school to BE SUN SMART too

Posted on November 2, 2018 by Contributor

The Be Sun Smart initiative is an educational awareness initiative for schools to join and receive sunscreen for ...

Why some parents are banning kids’ screen time

Why some parents are banning screen time

Posted on October 31, 2018 by Monique Warner

Should we join the growing trend to drastically limit or ban our kids’ screen time?...

Highly infectious whooping cough on the rise in SA

Highly infectious whooping cough on the rise in SA

Posted on October 30, 2018 by Contributor

Parents are warned to be vigilant about the health of children after a notable rise in the number ...

Breastfeeding protects babies from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Breastfeeding protects babies from antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Posted on October 18, 2018 by Contributor

Here’s another amazing benefit of breastfeeding – it helps protect babies from antibiotic-resistant bacteria…      

How playing sports as a child boosts bone health

How playing sports as a child boosts bone health

Posted on October 18, 2018 by Contributor

Encourage your kids to play sport – it has long-term benefits for their bone health and could help ...

#FREEFruitForKids at Pick n Pay

Posted on October 3, 2018 by Contributor

To promote healthy food choices, over 200 Pick n Pay stores across the country now offer free fruit ...

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