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Quiz: Do you parent like Brad Pitt or Angelina Jolie?

Are you a traditional parent like Brad Pitt or a hippy like Angelina Jolie? Take our quiz to find out.

Development

Now SA kids can do their banking on a kiddies app

Parents can now help their kids develop good financial habits with a brand new app.

Positive Parenting

Why is Thor wearing nail polish?

Marvel's Norse god is to don the varnish for the entire month of October, but the reason behind it is exceptionally profound.

Parenting

12 hilarious comics about parenting

Parenting is hard and these comics are just telling the truth!

Primary school

Should schools replace detention with meditation?

A US school is seeing drastic results after it replaced detention with meditation. Would this work in South Africa?

Tertiary education

SA universities drop in global rankings

SA tertiary institutions are fast becoming mediocre in comparison to others on an international level. This is a result of under-funding, not student protests, says deputy vice-chancellor.

Fertility treatment

World's first baby born from 3-parent technique - report

The world's first baby has been born thanks to a controversial new technique employed by US scientists to include DNA from three parents in the embryo, a report says.

Development

How kids can benefit from boredom

Find alternate stimuli, don't only make use of technology and television

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5 healthy habits to teach your kids right now

Get your children to eat more healthily by showing them these clever tricks that’ll set them up for life. There’s even an easy recipe they’ll love to help you make

Development

Help! I was cyber bullied!

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

Pregnancy health

Why we don't stand up for pregnant women

Here's why some people don't stand up for pregnant women.

Primary school

"Don't blame language when the education system is broken"

Readers respond to an article about how language is used in schools.

Development

"I bath my kids twice a day!"

Parent24 readers share their thoughts on how often you should bath your kids.

Pregnancy health

GRAPHIC: Burn victim bares all for pregnancy shoot

There's beauty to be found in all of us.
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Do you think parents should be accountable for bullying in schools?

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5 % - No
 
19 % - Depends on the situation
 

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