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Development

Will my ADHD child still sleep poorly when he's 18?

Many a parent may be concerned that their child with ADHD will never get some descent sleep, which could negatively impact their behaviour and academic success. So - will he or she get some better shut-eye by the time they're in matric? These researches believe so.

Fun

Kids movies we’re looking forward to this year

There are some great movies still coming up for kids of all ages.

Partner Content

Is your child wearing the wrong shoe size?

A useful shoe fit guide to find the right shoes size for your child’s growing feet

Birth

A new addition to the O'Connor household

Kfm breakfast show host, Ryan O'Connor and his wife, Karen, welcome another baby girl to their family.

Positive Parenting

3 Parenting tips that simply suck

A mom of five tells a brutally honest tale of how some parenting tips fail to bring about the desired results.

Babycare

Are hospital security measures good enough?

We do from time to time hear about babies stolen from maternity wards. So we asked you what you thought about the security in the South African hospitals where you gave birth.

Fun

Does Jamie Oliver's son really have a normal name?

The Olivers finally revealed the name, and it was worth the wait.

Fun

Put your child in the story

Personalised story books are a great way to get your child to engage and develop a habit of reading.

Learning difficulties

What parents and teachers should know about non-verbal learning disability

Australian academic Barbara Rissman explains NLD, a learning disability well recognised in the US, but not yet formally recognised in Australia.

Care

Your kids in a car seat. Full stop.

We chat to the founder of #CarSeatFullStop about why strapping your child in is not optional.

Fun

Olympics party!

Celebrate your child's party with an energy-packed Olympics party.

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How healthy is your child’s lunch?

How do you keep your kids happy and energised, without sending them into sugar-crazed overdrive? Dietician Cindy Chin unpacks a typical child’s lunchbox and gives her verdict.

High school

The Gauteng matric prep exam timetable 2016

Here is the prep or mock exams timetable for our Gauteng matrics.

Fun

Watch: Baking with a toddler

While this can be stressful and messy, it's also fun and really adorable!
Weekly Poll

When was the first time you spoke to your kids about sex?

20 % - In pre-school, just the basics.
 
37 % - After they mentioned or asked about it
 
27 % - When they're pre-teens
 
17 % - Never. I'll let the school do it
 

Tools & Calculators

week-by-week

Want to know what your baby looks like and what you can expect at this stage?

Common Ailments A-Z

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Is your child wearing the wrong shoe size?

A useful shoe fit guide to find the right shoes size for your child’s growing feet

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How healthy is your child’s lunch?

How do you keep your kids happy and energised, without sending them into sugar-crazed overdrive? Dietician Cindy Chin unpacks a typical child’s lunchbox and gives her verdict.

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Is your child wearing the wrong shoe size?

A useful shoe fit guide to find the right shoes size for your child’s growing feet

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